Landscape in Normandy

Description
This signed and titled print, Prés Houlgate (Calvados) by Maxime Lalanne, was published in a portfolio of etchings titled Divertissements sur cuivre, 12 croquis (Entertainments on Copper, Twelve Sketches) in 1869. Houlgate is in Normandy in northwestern France. While Lalanne etched many views of the countryside, it was his city views that made his reputation.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
print
Object Type
Etching
Date made
1869
graphic artist
Lalanne, Maxime
publisher
Cadart et Luce
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 11 cm x 15.5 cm; 4 5/16 in x 6 1/8 in
plate: 12.5 cm x 16 cm; 4 15/16 in x 6 5/16 in
sheet: 31 cm x 30 cm; 12 3/16 in x 11 13/16 in
ID Number
GA*14595
catalog number
14595
accession number
94830
subject
Art
Communications
Landscape, Rural
Ferris Collection
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
Ferris Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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