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La femme à la pèlerine (Woman with a Cape)
  • Albert Besnard, artist
    1849–1934
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
    Caspar Netscher
    1639–1684
    born: Heidelberg, Germany ; died: The Hague, Netherlands ; active: Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
  • La femme à la pèlerine (Woman with a Cape), 1889
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching, drypoint, roulette, aquatint
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 234 x 158 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 287 x 220 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 9 3/16 x 6 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 1/4 x 8 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: The Howard E. Crawford Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1968.0008
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Full portrait of a woman in a black and gray cape. There is a white table line in front of her. The background is primarily black.