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Self-Portrait with a Hat

A work made of graphite on off-white, medium-weight, moderately textured laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of graphite on off-white, medium-weight, moderately textured laid paper.

Date:

c. 1879

Artist:

Gustave Caillebotte
French, 1848-1894

About this artwork

Born into a Parisian upper middle-class family, Gustave Caillebotte was attracted to the innovations of the young artists who became known as the Impressionists. He officially joined the group for their second exhibition, in April 1876, and then organized the exhibition of 1877, where he showed Paris Street; Rainy Day, his masterpiece.

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Artist

Gustave Caillebotte

Title

Self-Portrait with a Hat

Origin

France

Date

1874–1884

Medium

Graphite on off-white, medium-weight, moderately textured laid paper

Dimensions

490 × 315 mm

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Janet and William Jentes

Reference Number

1995.189

Extended information about this artwork

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