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The Two Bald Men Fighting Over a Comb

A work made of etching and aquatint in black on cream wove paper, laid down on ivory laid paper (chine collé).
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  • A work made of etching and aquatint in black on cream wove paper, laid down on ivory laid paper (chine collé).

Date:

1809

Artist:

Carl Russ
Austrian, 1779-1843

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Carl Russ

Title

The Two Bald Men Fighting Over a Comb

Place

Austria (Artist's nationality)

Date

1809

Medium

Etching and aquatint in black on cream wove paper, laid down on ivory laid paper (chine collé)

Dimensions

Plate: 16 × 20.8 cm (6 5/16 × 8 1/4 in.); Primary support: 18.3 × 22.5 cm (7 1/4 × 8 7/8 in.); Secondary support: 23.8 × 32.1 cm (9 3/8 × 12 11/16 in.)

Credit Line

John H. Wrenn Endowment

Reference Number

1996.328

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