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Italian Peasant Family Resting1809
Benjamin Zix, French, (1772–1811)
- early lithography
- families - Groups of individuals related by blood, marriage, adoption, or cohabitation. ERIC9 [May 1993 related term deleted. May 1991 descriptor moved. February 1991 related term added.]
- 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
- lithography - Planographic printing process in which a design is deposited on the stone or plate with a greasy substance and the surface is chemically treated to accept ink only in the greasy areas. [August 1996 alternate term added. March 1995 related term added. January 1993 related terms added. October 1991 scope note changed; descriptor moved.]
- peasants - Use for free people who support themselves by tilling the soil, either as small landholders or hired laborers. For the social class comprised of these people, use "peasantry." For those in a condition of servitude under feudalism, owing services to a lord and commonly attached to the lord's land, use "serfs." [December 1992 descriptor added.]
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Benjamin Zix, French, (1772–1811) . Italian Peasant Family Resting, 1809. Pen lithograph. : mm (in.). DAC accession number 1969.35.2. Purchase funds, 1969. Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (photo: M. Johnston) .
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