The Vigil

A work made of etching from a zinc plate in warm black on ivory laid china paper hinged at lower left corner to ivory card.
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  • A work made of etching from a zinc plate in warm black on ivory laid china paper hinged at lower left corner to ivory card.

Date:

1856

Artist:

Jean François Millet
French, 1814-1875

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Artist

Jean François Millet

Title

The Vigil

Origin

France

Date

1856

Medium

Etching from a zinc plate in warm black on ivory laid China paper hinged at lower left corner to ivory card

Dimensions

151 × 111 mm (image); 179 × 133 mm (plate); 256 × 181 mm (primary support); 361 × 254 mm (secondary support)

Credit Line

Gift of Alice H. Brown in memory of Cyrus Hall McCormick

Reference Number

1944.65

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