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A Window Seen Through a Window

A work made of color etching and aquatint, inked à la poupée, on cream laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of color etching and aquatint, inked à la poupée, on cream laid paper.

Date:

1897

Artist:

Theodore Roussel
French, worked in England, 1847-1926

About this artwork

Part of a set of nine color prints that debuted in 1899, this impression retains remnants of registration marks along the edges that were used to ink and print the plate successively with different colors. When trimmed and offered for sale, A Window Seen through a Window was placed on a light-blue-and-gold mount and surrounded by a frame in gray, green, rose, and gold.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Theodore Roussel

Title

A Window Seen Through a Window

Place

England (Artist's nationality)

Date

1897

Medium

Color etching and aquatint, inked à la poupée, on cream laid paper

Dimensions

Image, trimmed within platemark: 22.1 × 14.3 cm (8 3/4 × 5 11/16 in.); Sheet: 22.5 × 14.6 cm (8 7/8 × 5 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Meg and Mark Hausberg

Reference Number

2011.584

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