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Ancient Histories (Les Vielles Histoires)

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Ancient Histories (Les Vielles Histoires)

19th century
365 x 545 mm (14.4 x 21.5 in.)

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, French, (1864–1901)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Lithograph printed in five colors (keystone in olive green and color stones in grey, curry-brown, mauve, and turquoise-green) on wove paper
State: Second of two states
Print impression quality: Very good
Edition: Edition of 100 published by Ondet; this lithograph was used as the title page for "Les Vielles Histoires, Repertoire Mondian," poems by Jean Goudey (Goudeski) with music by Desiré Dihau
Marks: Signed on stone, lower left: monogram; stamped in red, lower left: monogram
Marks: Watermark: No watermark
Bibliography: Wittrock 5 ii/ii; Adhémar 19 ii/iii; Loys Delteil 18 ii/iii.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1940
Accession Number: 1940.D1.202

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  • literature (writings)
  • music - The art concerned with the combining of vocal or instrumental sounds in measured time to communicate emotions, ideas, or states of mind, usually according to cultural standards of rhythm, melody, and, in most Western music, harmony. [January 1995 scope note added. December 1991 related term added; related term added.]

  • image Dimensions: 365 x 545 mm (14.4 x 21.5 in.)

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