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Housewife and Children Returning from the Laundry House

A work made of soft ground etching and aquatint from a zinc plate printed à la poupée in dark brown, warm brown, tan and green on cream laid paper.
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  • A work made of soft ground etching and aquatint from a zinc plate printed à la poupée in dark brown, warm brown, tan and green on cream laid paper.

Date:

1899

Artist:

Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen
French, born Switzerland, 1859-1923

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Théophile-Alexandre Pierre Steinlen

Title

Housewife and Children Returning from the Laundry House

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1899

Medium

Soft ground etching and aquatint from a zinc plate printed à la poupée in dark brown, warm brown, tan and green on cream laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 36.1 × 26.8 cm (14 1/4 × 10 9/16 in.); Plate: 36.1 × 26.8 cm (14 1/4 × 10 9/16 in.); Sheet: 52.1 × 36.7 cm (20 9/16 × 14 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

The Charles Deering Collection

Reference Number

1927.5414

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