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The Vigil

A work made of etching from zinc plate on ivory laid china paper.
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  • A work made of etching from zinc plate on ivory laid china paper.

Date:

1856

Artist:

Jean François Millet
French, 1814-1875

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jean François Millet

Title

The Vigil

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1856

Medium

Etching from zinc plate on ivory laid China paper

Dimensions

Image: 14.4 × 10.4 cm (5 11/16 × 4 1/8 in.); Plate: 22.3 × 17.1 cm (8 13/16 × 6 3/4 in.); Sheet: 30.8 × 21.7 cm (12 3/16 × 8 9/16 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1944.66

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