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The Harness (L’Attelage)

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The Harness (L’Attelage)

19th century (restrike printed 1965)
19th/20th century
136 x 95 mm (5.4 x 3.7 in.)

Charles Meryon, French, (1821–1868)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching on white wove paper
State: Only state
Print impression quality: Very good
Edition: Number 243 from edition of 300 restrikes made from the plate in the possession of Paul Proute, Paris, June 1965
Marks: Watermark: No watermark
Bibliography: Loys Delteil 90; Harold J. L. Wright 90; J. Burke, Charles Meryon Prints and Drawings, pp. 106, 108; on the restrikes, see Nouvelle de l’Estampe no. 2, 1965, p. 37.
Credit Line: Gift of Nouvelle de l’Estampe, 1965
Accession Number: 1965.19.1a

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  • literature (writings)
  • restrikes - Impressions made from a printing surface or a die after the original edition or issue has been completed; refers especially to prints and to coins. [December 1992 descriptor added.]

  • plate Dimensions: 136 x 95 mm (5.4 x 3.7 in.)

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