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The Truffle Ground, Herd of Pigs (La Truffière, Troupeau de Porcs)

19th century
170 x 255 mm (6.7 x 10 in.)

Charles Émile Jacque, French, (1813–1894)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching on chine colle
State: Third of three states
Print impression quality: Excellent
Marks: Inscribed in plate, lower left: “N. 69”
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Philippe Burty (Lugt 413, no stamp); Howard Mansfield (Lugt 1342, no stamp)
Bibliography: Guiffrey 85 iii/iii; Prouté 232; in Guiffrey (New York Public Library), Weitenkampf describes a fourth and fifth state.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1947
Accession Number: 1947.D1.79.2

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  • pigs

  • plate Dimensions: 170 x 255 mm (6.7 x 10 in.)

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