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The Forest of Fontainebleau

A work made of etching and drypoint on cream laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching and drypoint on cream laid paper.

Date:

1880

Artist:

Rodolphe Bresdin
French, 1825-1885

About this artwork

This haunting etching presents an altogether different vision of the Fontainebleau forest than that portrayed by the Barbizon painters.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Rodolphe Bresdin

Title

The Forest of Fontainebleau

Origin

France

Date

Made 1880

Medium

Etching and drypoint on cream laid paper

Dimensions

202 × 148 mm (image); 226 × 173 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Walter S. Brewster

Reference Number

1923.176

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