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Le Serment (The Oath)

A work made of engraving on paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of engraving on paper.


c. 1786-1800


Charles Clément Bervic (French, 1756-1822)
after Louis Rolland Trinquesse (French, 1745- ca. 1800)

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Charles Clément Bervic


Le Serment (The Oath)


France (Artist's nationality:)

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Artist's working dates 1786–1822


Engraving on paper


Image: 51.4 × 40.3 cm (20 1/4 × 15 7/8 in.); Plate: 59 × 43.6 cm (23 1/4 × 17 3/16 in.); Sheet: 60.7 × 46.5 cm (23 15/16 × 18 5/16 in.)

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John H. Wrenn Endowment

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