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Before the Rain, Villeneuve (Avant la Pluie, Village de Villeneuve)

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Before the Rain, Villeneuve (Avant la Pluie, Village de Villeneuve)

1869 (or possibly 1889)
19th century

Adolphe Appian, aka Jacques Barthelemy Appian, or Jules, French, (1818–1898)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching
Bibliography: Curtis and Prouté 28; Print Collector’s Quarterly, vol. 12 (1925), p. 115, no. 25; Associated American Artists (New York), March–April 1970, for third state.
Credit Line: Gift of Heinrich Schwarz (DAC Curator 1954–1972), 1960
Accession Number: 1960.33.2

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  • landscapes (representations) - Use for creative works that depict outdoor scenes where the picture is dominated by the configuration, visual and aesthetic, of the land, bodies of water, and natural elements. When the ocean or other large body of water dominates the picture, use "seascapes." For images that are more documentary than creative, prefer "views" or "topographical views." For actual areas of land having certain notable characteristics, use "landscapes (environments)." [January 1993 scope note added; related term added. April 1991 descriptor moved; lead-in term added; descriptor changed, was "landscapes"; alternate term changed, was 'landscape'.]
  • townscapes (representations) - Related Term

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