The Face of Christ

A work made of etching with roulette on ivory china paper, laid down on ivory wove paper.
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  • A work made of etching with roulette on ivory china paper, laid down on ivory wove paper.

Date:

1849

Artist:

Charles Meryon (French, 1821-1868)
after a minature by Elise Brurère (French, 19th century)
after a painting by Philippe de Champaigne (French, 1602-1674)

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Artist

Charles Meryon

Title

The Face of Christ

Origin

France

Date

1849

Medium

Etching with roulette on ivory China paper, laid down on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

81 × 65 mm (image); 106 × 87 mm (plate); 107 × 82 mm (primary support); 242 × 172 mm (secondary support)

Credit Line

Elizabeth Hammond Stickney Collection

Reference Number

1909.153

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