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The Knife-Grinder

A work made of etching on cream china paper laid down on ivory wove paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching on cream china paper laid down on ivory wove paper.

Date:

1850

Artist:

Charles Émile Jacque
French, 1813-1894

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Charles Émile Jacque

Title

The Knife-Grinder

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

1850

Medium

Etching on cream China paper laid down on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

Image: 11.2 × 8.8 cm (4 7/16 × 3 1/2 in.); Chine: 12 × 9.2 cm (4 3/4 × 3 5/8 in.); Plate: 12.5 × 9.5 cm (4 15/16 × 3 3/4 in.); Sheet: 40.3 × 29.9 cm (15 7/8 × 11 13/16 in.)

Credit Line

The Charles Deering Collection

Reference Number

1927.3644

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