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Letter on the Elements of Etching

A work made of etching and drypoint on tan wove paper, folded in half to make a cover.
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  • A work made of etching and drypoint on tan wove paper, folded in half to make a cover.

Date:

1864

Artist:

Adolphe Martial Potémont (French, 1828-1883)
published by Editeurs Cadart & Luquet (French, 19th century)
printed by Imprimerie Bullet et Forestier (French, active 19th century)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Adolphe Martial Potémont

Title

Letter on the Elements of Etching

Origin

France

Date

1864

Medium

Etching and drypoint on tan wove paper, folded in half to make a cover

Dimensions

192 × 154 mm (image); 201 × 162 mm (plate); 411 × 288 mm (sheet, folded); 571 × 288 mm (sheet, unfolded)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Alice Roullier

Reference Number

1949.653a

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