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Time, Apollo and the Seasons

A work made of etching on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching on ivory laid paper.




Claude Lorrain
French, 1600-1682

About this artwork

Claude did less etching after 1640, when his reputation was established and he received a number of important painting commissions. Of the more than forty prints in his oeuvre, only five are dated after 1650.


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Claude Lorrain


Time, Apollo and the Seasons


France (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1662


Etching on ivory laid paper


Image: 18.3 × 25 cm (7 1/4 × 9 7/8 in.); Sheet, cut within platemark: 20 × 26.2 cm (7 7/8 × 10 3/8 in.)

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Stanley Field Endowment

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