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Les Taupes (The Moles)
  • Félix Bracquemond, artist
    1833–1914
    born: Paris, France ; died: Sèvres, France ; active: France
    Society of Etchers, publisher
  • Les Taupes (The Moles), 1854
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 270 x 200 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 300 x 223 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 5/8 x 7 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 3/4 x 8 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1995.0047
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Poem lower left English translation - "The Hanged Mole dances on the poplar's arm, The Mole-Catcher prances, to get a reward from the farm."