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Théâtre de l’Oeuvre: La Vie Muette (program for the Théâtre de l’Oeuvre: The Wordless Life)
  • Edouard Vuillard
    1868–1940
    born: Cuiseaux, France ; died: la Baule, France
  • Théâtre de l’Oeuvre: La Vie Muette (program for the Théâtre de l’Oeuvre: The Wordless Life), 1894
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 328 x 246 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 7/8 x 9 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 328 x 246 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 7/8 x 9 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift from the Virginia and Ira Jackson Collection, Houston
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0111
Description
Inscriptions/Signature
Catalogue raisonné

Monochromatic image of figures in a landscape. There is a woman and two children in the bottom left corner. The woman looks right and has her arms around the children. The boy on the left wears black and is seen from behind. The girl on the right has a gray dress and looks left. The woman has a bun of hair on the back of her head, facing the viewer. There is a figure in black, shown full length, at center right. There are trees behind him. There is text on the top half, especially in the top left quadrant.