- 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 buff 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.
This print, from Volume 2, 4ème livraison, is in one of three bound volumes in the Department of Prints and Drawings (1936,0302.14.1-49, 1936,0302.15.1-49 and 1936,0302.16.1-49). For further information on the series, including dating, see Curator’s Comment on 1936,0302.14.1.
For two other impressions of this print, from the same series, see 1880,0710.87 and 1889,0608.448.
According to the list of plates, the print depicts Alsatian peasants crossing the Rhine.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Transferred from the Department of Printed Books
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number