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Le Bastion 84
  • Félix Bracquemond
    1833–1914
    born: Paris, France ; died: Sèvres, France ; active: France
  • Le Bastion 84, 1870
  • Siege of Paris
  • Where object was made: Paris, France
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 150 x 220 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 7/8 x 8 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 234 x 315 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 3/16 x 12 3/8 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0157.04
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View over looking guardposts with two bayonet-carrying soldiers in the foreground. In middle-ground, more soldiers line the battlement walls. In the background, a tall building with sloping roof echoes the battlement walls.