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Bucolique Moderne

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Bucolique Moderne

20th century
260 x 420 mm (10.2 x 16.5 in.)

Auguste Louis Lepère, French, (1849–1918)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Color woodcut on wove paper
State: Fourth of five states
Print impression quality: Good
Edition: One of “only a very few proofs” [source?] for state iv/v printed in red, blue, orange, beige, brown, gray from 4 blocks
Marks: Signed
Marks: Watermark: MBM
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: F.E. Bliss (Lugt 265)
Bibliography: Lotz-Brissonneau 271.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1947
Accession Number: 1947.D1.133.4

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  • genre - Use for pictorial representations, which may be in various media, that represent scenes or events from everyday life; usually used with another term such as "paintings" or "prints." [April 1991 descriptor moved.]
  • 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'.]
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  • image Dimensions: 260 x 420 mm (10.2 x 16.5 in.)

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