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A North American Indian (Study for historiated A in "Les chefs-d'oeuvre d'art à l'Exposition universelle 1878")

A work made of pen and black ink, over traces of red chalk and graphite, on ivory wove paper, laid down on card.
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  • A work made of pen and black ink, over traces of red chalk and graphite, on ivory wove paper, laid down on card.

Date:

1878

Artist:

Rodolphe Bresdin
French, 1825-1885

About this artwork

Status

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Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Rodolphe Bresdin

Title

A North American Indian (Study for historiated A in "Les chefs-d'oeuvre d'art à l'Exposition universelle 1878")

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

1878

Medium

Pen and black ink, over traces of red chalk and graphite, on ivory wove paper, laid down on card

Dimensions

16.8 × 13.7 cm (6 5/8 × 5 7/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Walter S. Brewster

Reference Number

1923.348

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