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Dorpshuizen or De Dode Boom (Village Houses or The Dead Tree)
  • Jan Toorop
    1858–1928
    born: Purwoedjo, Java, Indonesia ; died: The Hague, Netherlands ; active: Netherlands, England, United Kingdom, Belgium
  • Dorpshuizen or De Dode Boom (Village Houses or The Dead Tree), 1897
  • Where object was made: Belgium
  • drypoint
  • Paper Type: heavyweight cream wove, "faux vellum"
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 170 x 147 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 315 x 239 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 11/16 x 5 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 3/8 x 9 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund and Friends of the Art Museum
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0003
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Large bare tree in foreground, and two village houses. Faint outline of female figure against wall at right side.