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Image: The Lamp

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The Lamp

ca. 1898
19th century
222 x 317 mm (8.7 x 12.5 in.)

After Jean Adrien Guignet, French, (1816–1854)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Color lithograph on heavyweight wove paper
Print impression quality: Excellent
Series: from L’Estampe Moderne
Edition: From L’Estampe Moderne vol. 2, no. 21, January 1899; printed by L’Imprimerie Champenois, distributed by Masson & Pizza. L’Estampe Moderne was published from 1897 to 1899 in two volumes comprising 103 prints (the DAC also has one set of 4 duplicates and 3 premium prints); about 34–37 are not original but are reproductions or collotypes.
Marks: Inscribed on stone, lower left: “A. Guignet”; blindstamped, lower right: L’Estampe Moderne stamp (Lugt 2790)
Bibliography: Guignet is included in general reference sources (Thieme-Becker, Benezit, etc.), in most instances with very few titles of works, no specific reference to “The Lamp.”
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1959
Accession Number: 1959.18.1.84

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This object has the following keywords:
  • family
  • 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.]
  • lamps (lighting devices) - Lighting devices having a vessel to contain the source of illumination, such as grease or oil; also those that have a separate energy source to which they are connected, such as gas or electricity.
  • night
  • night scenes

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  • image Dimensions: 222 x 317 mm (8.7 x 12.5 in.)

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