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The Edges of Life

A work made of etching on cream laid japanese paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching on cream laid japanese paper.

Date:

1909

Artist:

Louis Auguste Lepère
French, 1849-1918

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Louis Auguste Lepère

Title

The Edges of Life

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1909

Medium

Etching on cream laid Japanese paper

Dimensions

Image: 19.3 × 24.2 cm (7 5/8 × 9 9/16 in.); Plate: 20 × 25 cm (7 7/8 × 9 7/8 in.); Sheet: 25.1 × 30.3 cm (9 15/16 × 11 15/16 in.)

Credit Line

The Joseph Brooks Fair Collection

Reference Number

1915.916

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