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Engraved woodblock of a man walking beneath a bare tree

Engraved woodblock of a man walking beneath a bare tree

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Description
This engraved woodblock of a man walking beneath a bare tree was prepared in about 1880 by the Government Printing Office in Washington, D.C. for the Bureau of American Ethnology.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
block
Object Type
Wood Engraving
date made
ca 1880
publisher
Bureau of American Ethnology
printer
Government Printing Office
place made
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
engraving (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 8 cm x 5.6 cm x 2.3 cm; 3 1/8 in x 2 3/16 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
1980.0219.0143
catalog number
1980.0219.0143
accession number
1980.0219
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Science & Mathematics
Wood Blocks for early Bureau of American Ethnology Publications, Graphic Arts Collection
Wood Engravings, Graphic Arts Collection
Communications
Art
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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