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View of the Lac d’Espingo and the Cirque d’Espingo in the Pyrenees

A work made of watercolor and opaque watercolor, over graphite, on blue-gray wove paper, laid down on japanese paper.
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  • A work made of watercolor and opaque watercolor, over graphite, on blue-gray wove paper, laid down on japanese paper.

Date:

Aug. 21, 1865

Artist:

Eugène-Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc
French, 1814–1879

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Eugène-Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc

Title

View of the Lac d’Espingo and the Cirque d’Espingo in the Pyrenees

Origin

France

Date

1865

Medium

Watercolor and opaque watercolor, over graphite, on blue-gray wove paper, laid down on Japanese paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed and dated lower left, in graphite: “Lacs glacés 21 août 65”; verso, center left, in graphite: “28.3 x 46.5”; lower left, in graphite: “Lacs glacés 21 août 55 / E. Viollet le Duc”

Dimensions

284 × 467 mm (primary support); 295 × 477 mm (secondary support)

Credit Line

Julius Lewis and Mr. and Mrs. Richard J. Franke endowment funds

Reference Number

2019.1266

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