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Sommeil (Sleep)
  • Maurice Dumont
    active: France
  • Sommeil (Sleep), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: France
  • wood engraving
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 69 x 134 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 2 11/16 x 5 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 154 x 236 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 1/16 x 9 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • Gift from the Virginia and Ira Jackson Collection, Houston
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0076
Catalogue raisonné

Black and white image of a woman sleeping in bed. Blankets are pulled up and end just beneath her chin. Woman's hair is dark and her head is tilted to the left against a pillow.