- Museum number
Object: Le bac
Series: Les Artistes Anciens et Modernes
Plate 83: a small group of men and women being ferried in a rowing boat across a river, in a flat landscape; after Félix Haffner. 1854
Lithograph on grey chine collé
- Production date
Height: 161 millimetres (image)
Width: 284 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- The print is recorded in the Bibliographie de la France: 28 January 1854, no. 311.
For two other another impressions of this print, from the same series, see 1889,0608.448 and 1936,0302.15.36 (in one of three bound volumes of the series). According to the list of plates in that volume, the print depicts Alsatian peasants crossing the Rhine.
For further information on the series, including dating, see Curator’s Comment on 1936,0302.14.1.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- 1880,0710.1 to 250 constitute a series of plates for 'Les artistes anciens et modernes' from 1842-60.
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number