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Pêcheurs de la mer du sud (Fishers of the South Sea)
  • Charles Meryon, artist
    1821–1868
    born: Paris, France ; died: Charenton-le-Pont, France
    Reinier Nooms Zeeman
    circa 1623–1664
    born: Amsterdam, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) ; died: Amsterdam, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
  • Pêcheurs de la mer du sud (Fishers of the South Sea), 1850
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 68 x 120 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 153 x 203 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 x 8 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 2 5/8 x 4 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • Gift from the John and Ann Talleur Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2001.0165
Description
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Black and white image of a seascape. There is a large sailboat in the right half of the image. There are smaller boats in the left half of the image. The horizon line is almost halfway down from the top. There are light clouds in the background. There is a small boat in the foreground at bottom left. There is black text below the image. The page is off-white.