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The Little Philosopher

A work made of etching in brown-black on ivory japanese paper.
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  • A work made of etching in brown-black on ivory japanese paper.

Date:

1778

Artist:

Jean-Pierre Norblin de la Gourdaine
French, 1745-1830

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jean-Pierre Norblin de la Gourdaine

Title

The Little Philosopher

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

1778

Medium

Etching in brown-black on ivory Japanese paper

Dimensions

Plate: 7.8 × 8.9 cm (3 1/8 × 3 9/16 in.); Sheet: 9.5 × 10.8 cm (3 3/4 × 4 5/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg to the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection

Reference Number

2013.641

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