The Old Clothes Dealer, Cairo

The Old Clothes Dealer, Cairo

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Description (Brief)
Beneath the image in the plate, left: "S J Ferris aquaforti 1879"; right, "J L Gerome Pinxt". In pencil, bottom right: "Earliest proof from plate J L G Fr" and "S J Ferris". There are three impressions in the collection. Printed on chine colle.
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Object Name
Etching on chine colle
Date made
original artist
Gerome, Jean Leon
graphic artist
Ferris, Stephen James
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
image: 23 1/2 in x 16.5 cm; 59.69 cm x 6 1/2 in
sheet: 27.5 cm x 23 cm; 10 13/16 in x 9 1/16 in
mount: 40 cm x 28 cm; 15 3/4 in x 11 1/32 in
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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