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Portrait of Théophile van Rysselberghe
  • Edouard Vuillard
    born: Cuiseaux, France ; died: la Baule, France
  • Portrait of Théophile van Rysselberghe, circa 1898
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching, aquatint
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 100 x 140 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 241 x 323 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 7/8 x 5 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 1/2 x 12 11/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift from the John and Ann Talleur Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2001.0180
Catalogue raisonné

Monochromatic portrait of a man. The man is in profile facing left. He is shown from the chest up. He has a beard and moustache. He has a gray coat with black and white cross hatching. His eyes are closed, and his face is shown from the forehead down. The background is medium gray with black lines and patches of white.