Een dans (A dance)
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- Een dans (A dance)
An Indonesian dancer wearing a striped dress against a pattered backdrop. c.1893
Woodcut or zincograph on a very large sheet of oriental tissue paper
- Height: 116 millimetres
- Width: 109 millimetres (image)
Inscription ContentSigned in pencil in the margin
The dancer was at the Paris Exhibition of 1889. This is Mesquita's first print, of which only two impressions were known to van Es.
D+F XIXc Mounted Roy
2 June 2006
Mount - Overthrow - R
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Object reference number: PPA134678
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