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.

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Artist

Rodolphe Bresdin

Title

The Forest of Fontainebleau

Origin

France

Date

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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