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Rue des Toiles à Bourges
  • Charles Meryon
    1821–1868
    born: Paris, France ; died: Charenton-le-Pont, France
  • Rue des Toiles à Bourges, circa 1853
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 208 x 112.7 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 3/16 x 4 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: The Howard E. Crawford Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0029
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Image of tall houses set close together. There is smoke coming out of chimneys and men and women interacting on the narrow street below. There is one tree at LR. Sky is partly cloudy. Text below image.