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La Falaise-Baie de Saint-Malo (The Cliff, St. Malo Bay)
  • Félix Hilaire Buhot
    born: Valognes, Normandy, France ; died: Paris, France
  • La Falaise-Baie de Saint-Malo (The Cliff, St. Malo Bay), 1886–1890
  • Where object was made: France
  • color etching, drypoint, aquatint, roulette over heliogravure
  • Paper Type: MBM laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 247 x 357 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 363 x 532 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 3/4 x 14 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 1/4 x 20 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift from the John and Ann Talleur Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2001.0108
Catalogue raisonné

Ambiguous landscape, with two large hillocks/land spits by body of water, and cloudy atmosphere. Margin remarque from a second plate, bits from #B/G 162. Olive gray ink cneter plate, black inked border plate area.