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Identification and Creation
Object Number
M2327
People
Charles Meryon, French (1821 - 1868)
Title
Le Stryge
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1853
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/271747
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Etching on off-white wove paper
Technique
Etching
Dimensions
plate: 16.8 × 12.8 cm (6 5/8 × 5 1/16 in.)
sheet: 27 × 20.7 cm (10 5/8 × 8 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: in plate, lower center of image: CM
  • inscription: lower left, in plate: C. Meryon del. sculp / MDCCCLIII [in reverse]
  • inscription: in plate, lower right: A. Delâtre imp. rue de la bucherie. 6.
  • inscription: lower left, graphite: JBM [encircled]
  • inscription: lower margin, graphite, erased: [illegible text]
  • watermark: right side, cut off: I Wha
  • inscription: verso, midde right, graphite: OHO
  • inscription: verso, lower left, graphite: A69295
Provenance
Joseph B. Marvin, bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1923
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
vi/x
Standard Reference Number
Del. 23, W. 7, S. 27 VI
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Joseph B. Marvin
Accession Year
1923
Object Number
M2327
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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