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Landscape with Ruins

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Landscape with Ruins

19th century
19th century
119 x 196 mm (4.7 x 7.7 in.)

Charles François Daubigny, French, (1817–1878)

Alternative title: Les Ruines du Château de Crémieux (Isère)
Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching, soft-ground etching, and roulette on chine collé
State: Second of two states
Print impression quality: Excellent
Marks: Signed in plate, lower left: “Daubigny”; inscribed in plate, lower right: “Impe par Aug Delâtre/Fbourg Poissonnière 145 Paris”
Bibliography: Loys Delteil 77; Melot 77; Henriet 71.
Credit Line: Weedon Endowment funds, 1966
Accession Number: 1966.10.4

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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'.]
  • ruins - Use generally for remains of buildings or groups of buildings that have been destroyed or are in a state of great disrepair or decay.

  • plate Dimensions: 119 x 196 mm (4.7 x 7.7 in.)

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