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Plate three, from Radierversuche

A work made of etching in black on ivory wove paper.
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  • A work made of etching in black on ivory wove paper.


1843, published 1844


Adolph Menzel
German, 1815–1905

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Adolph Friedrich Erdmann von Menzel


Plate three, from Radierversuche


Germany (Artist's nationality)

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Published 1844


Etching in black on ivory wove paper


Image/plate: 10.5 × 15.5 cm (4 3/16 × 6 1/8 in.); Sheet: 27.5 × 35.6 cm (10 7/8 × 14 1/16 in.)

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Stanley Field Endowment

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