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Oedipus and the Sphinx

A work made of engraving on ivory china paper, laid down on ivory wove paper.
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  • A work made of engraving on ivory china paper, laid down on ivory wove paper.

Date:

1867

Artist:

Claude Ferdinand Gaillard (French, 1834-1887)
after Jean–Auguste–Dominique Ingres (French, 1780–1867)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Claude Ferdinand Gaillard

Title

Oedipus and the Sphinx

Origin

France

Date

1867

Medium

Engraving on ivory China paper, laid down on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

255 × 180 mm (plate); 404 × 341 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

The Joseph Brooks Fair Collection

Reference Number

1908.435

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