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The Little Cavaliers

A work made of etching, drypoint, roulette and bitten tone in black on ivory japanese paper, laid down on tan wove paper (chine collé).
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  • A work made of etching, drypoint, roulette and bitten tone in black on ivory japanese paper, laid down on tan wove paper (chine collé).

Date:

1867/74

Artist:

Édouard Manet (French, 1832-1883)
after Diego Velázquez (Spanish, 1599-1660)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Édouard Manet

Title

The Little Cavaliers

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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1867–1874

Medium

Etching, drypoint, roulette and bitten tone in black on ivory Japanese paper, laid down on tan wove paper (chine collé)

Dimensions

Image: 24 × 38.2 cm (9 1/2 × 15 1/16 in.); Plate: 25 × 39 cm (9 7/8 × 15 3/8 in.); Primary support: 33.4 × 48.6 cm (13 3/16 × 19 3/16 in.); Secondary support: 33.7 × 49.7 cm (13 5/16 × 19 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Carter H. Harrison and Prints and Drawings Club Funds

Reference Number

1955.1064

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