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The Shower

Etching of a herd of sheep on a bank approaching water in the foreground as rain begins to fall, a man and dog behind them.
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  • Etching of a herd of sheep on a bank approaching water in the foreground as rain begins to fall, a man and dog behind them.

Date:

c. 1851

Artist:

Charles François Daubigny
French, 1817-1878

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Charles François Daubigny

Title

The Shower

Origin

France

Date

1846–1856

Medium

Etching on light gray chine laid down on white wove paper

Dimensions

135 × 233 mm (image); 195 × 260 mm (plate); 296 × 424 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Elizabeth Hammond Stickney Collection

Reference Number

1887.438

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