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Morte d'Armar (The death of Armar)

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  • Museum number


  • Title (object)

    • Morte d'Armar (The death of Armar)
  • Description

    Plate 81: nude male being subsumed by spirit, nude female figure above in shadows; illustration to Ossian; from the second volume of prints produced by the Société des Aquafortistes. 1864 Etching, with some aquatint

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1864
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 315 millimetres
    • Width: 238 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title, verse from Ossian, plate number and production and publication detail including addresses for, respectively, the printer and publisher, "...Rue St Jacques, 303.../...79, Rue de Richelieu", all on plate. Bears blindstamp of the publishers of the volume.
  • Curator's comments

    See Curator's Comment for 1864,1008.270.

  • Bibliography

    • IFF not described bibliographic details
    • Beraldi 1885-92 not described bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (191*.b.6)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Ossian
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number


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