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Casimir le conte
  • Charles Meryon, artist
    1821–1868
    born: Paris, France ; died: Charenton-le-Pont, France
    Gustave Clarence Rodolphe Boulanger
    1824–1888
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
  • Casimir le conte, 1856
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 340 x 255 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 455 x 343 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 3/8 x 10 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 7/8 x 13 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Gift from the John and Ann Talleur Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2001.0164
Description
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Black line drawing of a man. The man is shown from the thighs up, seated in the center of the image. His knees are pointing left. He has his right hand tucked inside his vest. His left hand holds a cane and cap. He has light colored clothing. He looks at the viewer. He has a bald head and white hair on the sides of his head and face. There is a light sketch of a chair or railing behind him. The background is white.