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Old Oaks at Bas Bréau

Etching of four tall oak trees standing together amid thick, lush ground cover and trees with dense foliage.
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  • Etching of four tall oak trees standing together amid thick, lush ground cover and trees with dense foliage.

Date:

c. 1865

Artist:

Adolphe Martial Potémont
French, 1828-1883

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Adolphe Martial Potémont

Title

Old Oaks at Bas Bréau

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

1860–1870

Medium

Etching and drypoint on cream wove chine laid down on white wove card

Dimensions

Image: 29.6 × 24.7 cm (11 11/16 × 9 3/4 in.); Plate: 31 × 26 cm (12 1/4 × 10 1/4 in.); Primary support: 30.3 × 25.2 cm (11 15/16 × 9 15/16 in.); Secondary support: 41.8 × 33.4 cm (16 1/2 × 13 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Elizabeth Hammond Stickney Collection

Reference Number

1887.455

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