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Barques Échouées
  • James Ensor
    1860–1949
    born: Ostend, Belgium ; died: Ostend, Belgium
  • Barques Échouées, 1888
  • Where object was made: Belgium
  • etching
  • Paper Type: hard wove
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 178 x 238 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 225 x 319 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 7 x 9 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 7/8 x 12 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1967.0073
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Description

There are several beached boats in the foreground. The boat on the left has a mast topped with pennants. There are houses along the horizon in the background. There are large clouds in the sky.