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The Lectern

A work made of black chalk with smudging, scraping and erasing with traces of white chalk on cream laid paper.
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  • A work made of black chalk with smudging, scraping and erasing with traces of white chalk on cream laid paper.

Date:

1871

Artist:

Léon Augustin Lhermitte
French, 1844-1925

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Léon Augustin Lhermitte

Title

The Lectern

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

1871

Medium

Black chalk with smudging, scraping and erasing with traces of white chalk on cream laid paper

Dimensions

56.5 × 41.2 cm (22 1/4 × 16 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of an Anonymous Donor

Reference Number

1997.434

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