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Rebus: Here Lies the Ancient Vendetta

A work made of etching with engraving in warm black with the title printed à la poupée in red ink on cream laid paper.
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  • A work made of etching with engraving in warm black with the title printed à la poupée in red ink on cream laid paper.

Date:

1862

Artist:

Charles Meryon (French, 1821-1868)
printed by Pierron (French, 19th century)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Charles Meryon

Title

Rebus: Here Lies the Ancient Vendetta

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

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1862

Medium

Etching with engraving in warm black with the title printed à la poupée in red ink on cream laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 6.3 × 6.4 cm (2 1/2 × 2 9/16 in.); Plate: 8 × 7.5 cm (3 3/16 × 3 in.); Sheet: 26.7 × 20.7 cm (10 9/16 × 8 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Elizabeth Hammond Stickney Collection

Reference Number

1909.201

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