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The Sleeping Rag Vendor

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The Sleeping Rag Vendor

20th century
197 x 240 mm (7.8 x 9.4 in.)

Donald Shaw MacLaughlan, American, (1876–1938)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching printed in brown ink on laid paper
State: Second of two states
Print impression quality: Excellent
Marks: Signed in pencil, lower right: “D S MacLaughlan”; inscribed in plate, lower right: cipher “McDL 1902”; inscribed in pencil, lower left: “1”
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: George W. Davison (inscribed in his hand on verso, lower right: “GWD” with title at lower left)
Bibliography: Marie Bruette, A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etched Works of Donald Shaw MacLaughlin (Chicago, IL: Albert Roullier Art Galleries, 1924), cat. no. 38 ii/ii; Karen F. Beall, American Prints in the Library of Congress (1970), 255.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1947
Accession Number: 1947.D1.160

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This object has the following keywords:
  • business - Use for the broad area of commercial or mercantile activity involving the exchange of commodities, services, or financial resources. W [February 1993 related term added. February 1991 descriptor moved. January 1991 scope note changed.]
  • 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.]
  • Italy - TGN 1000080
  • labor - Usage in the sense of physical work
  • sleep - LC sh 85123396
  • vendors - Use for persons or agencies who offer goods for sale, especially those who create, market, and sell computers, software, automated systems, databases, and services. [December 1992 alternate term added.]
  • Venice - TGN 7018159 (standard English name used here for this well-known city)

  • plate Dimensions: 197 x 240 mm (7.8 x 9.4 in.)

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