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The Willow
  • Samuel Palmer
    1805–1881
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; died: Reigate, England, United Kingdom
  • The Willow, 1850
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • etching
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 90 x 65 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 35 3/8 x 25 9/16 in
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 110 x 80 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 43 1/4 x 31 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 230 x 160 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 90 1/2 x 63 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift in the name of Justin Villet
  • Not on display
  • 1995.0132
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Description
Catalogue raisonné

Etching made after a watercolor taken from nature. The etching was Palmer's probationary plate for members of the "Old" Etching Club in 1850. Image of a willow with cattle grazing beneath.