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The Valley of Les Puits-Noir

A work made of oil on canvas.
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  • A work made of oil on canvas.

Date:

1868

Artist:

Gustave Courbet
French, 1819-1877

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 222

Department

Painting and Sculpture of Europe

Artist

Gustave Courbet

Title

The Valley of Les Puits-Noir

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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1868

Medium

Oil on canvas

Inscriptions

Inscribed lower right: G. Courbet '68

Dimensions

111.1 × 137.8 cm (43 3/4 × 54 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Morris I. Kaplan

Reference Number

1956.762

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