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The Destroying Angel

A work made of etching with drypoint on copper in black on cream japanese paper.
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / SABAM, Brussels

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  • A work made of etching with drypoint on copper in black on cream japanese paper.

Date:

1889

Artist:

James Ensor
Belgian, 1860-1949

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

James Ensor

Title

The Destroying Angel

Place

Belgium (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1889

Medium

Etching with drypoint on copper in black on cream Japanese paper

Dimensions

Image: 11.1 × 15 cm (4 3/8 × 5 15/16 in.); Plate: 11.8 × 15.6 cm (4 11/16 × 6 3/16 in.); Sheet: 20.5 × 26.9 cm (8 1/8 × 10 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Prints and Drawings Purchase Fund

Reference Number

1953.270

Copyright

© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / SABAM, Brussels

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