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Arabe veillant le corps de son ami (Arabian keeping watch over his friend's dead body)

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1873,0809.1010

  • Title (object)

    • Arabe veillant le corps de son ami (Arabian keeping watch over his friend's dead body)
  • Description

    Man seated on the floor with his head down and a knife next to him at left; behind him, dead body on a rug, covered with blanket, his feet bare; vase in the background; third state, proof before letters. 1866 Etching and aquatint, printed on china paper

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1866
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 214 millimetres
    • Width: 411 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Signed and dated on plate.
  • Bibliography

    • Prado 1992 159 bibliographic details
    • Páez 1981-85 770.1 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Spanish XIXc Unmounted Imp)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1873

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1873,0809.1010

Man seated on the floor with his head down and a knife next to him at left; behind him, dead body on a rug, covered with blanket, his feet bare; vase in the background; third state, proof before letters. 1866 Etching and aquatint, printed on china paper

Recto & Verso

Man seated on the floor with his head down and a knife next to him at left; behind him, dead body on a rug, covered with blanket, his feet bare; vase in the background; third state, proof before letters. 1866 Etching and aquatint, printed on china paper

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