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The Chinese, They Say, Invented Gunpowder and Made Us a Gift of it, plate 38 from Miserere

A work made of heliogravure, with scraping, burnishing, roulette, and drypoint on paper.
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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  • A work made of heliogravure, with scraping, burnishing, roulette, and drypoint on paper.

Date:

1926

Artist:

Georges Rouault
French, 1871-1958

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Georges Rouault

Title

The Chinese, They Say, Invented Gunpowder and Made Us a Gift of it, plate 38 from Miserere

Origin

France

Date

Made 1926

Medium

Heliogravure, with scraping, burnishing, roulette, and drypoint on paper

Dimensions

575 × 410 mm (plate); 655 × 505 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph R. Shapiro

Reference Number

1955.582

Copyright

© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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