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Les Pleureuses (Women Mourning)
  • Maurice Denis
    1870–1943
    born: Granville, France ; died: Paris, France
  • Les Pleureuses (Women Mourning), 1893
  • La Revue Blanche, vol. 1, October, 1893
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 162 x 85 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 3/8 x 3 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 220 x 136 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 5/8 x 5 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Gift from the Virginia and Ira Jackson Collection, Houston
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0075
Description
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Catalogue raisonné

Black and white image of four women holding a white sheet. Three of the four women appear to have similar hair styles and all four wear the same style dress designed with crosses. Woman at far left has her hands covering her face. There are trees in background and leaves covering the ground.