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The Black Dog

A work made of soft ground etching, etching and aquatint, from a zinc plate, in warm black on cream wove paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of soft ground etching, etching and aquatint, from a zinc plate, in warm black on cream wove paper.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

Giovanni Fattori
Italian, 1825-1908

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giovanni Fattori

Title

The Black Dog

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality:)

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Artist's working dates 1845–1908

Medium

Soft ground etching, etching and aquatint, from a zinc plate, in warm black on cream wove paper

Dimensions

Plate: 17.7 × 12.7 cm (7 × 5 in.); Sheet: 38.9 × 28.7 cm (15 3/8 × 11 5/16 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Harold Joachim

Reference Number

1989.637.42

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