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The Calling of Samuel

A work made of brush and brown wash and white gouache, with pen and black ink, on tan wove paper.
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  • A work made of brush and brown wash and white gouache, with pen and black ink, on tan wove paper.

Date:

1877

Artist:

Gustave Doré
French, 1832-1883

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Gustave Doré

Title

The Calling of Samuel

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

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1877

Medium

Brush and brown wash and white gouache, with pen and black ink, on tan wove paper

Dimensions

36.7 × 29.2 cm (14 1/2 × 11 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.243

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