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View of the Famous Chestnut Tree of Mount Etna, called Centum Cavalli

A work made of etching and engraving in black on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of etching and engraving in black on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1784/86

Artist:

François Alix (French, 1753-1794)
figures by H. G. Bertaux (French, 1750-1799)
after Claude-Louis Chatelet (French, 1753-1795)

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

François Alix

Title

View of the Famous Chestnut Tree of Mount Etna, called Centum Cavalli

Origin

France

Date

1774–1796

Medium

Etching and engraving in black on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

244 × 355 mm (image); 283 × 380 mm (plate); 302 × 385 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Tillie C. Cohn Fund Income #2

Reference Number

1967.382

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