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Twilight with Haystacks

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Inscription

Inscribed in graphite pencil lower left by Pissarro "No 11 / Epreuve d'artiste / (Cuivre) / Crepscule" and at lower right: "C. Pissarro / imp. par E. Degas"; in another hand: "Bleu de Prusse"

Provenance

Purchased by MFA from Kate Ganz, Ltd., London on May 11, 1983 (no further history of ownership).

Credit Line

Lee M. Friedman Fund

Crépuscule avec Meules

1879

Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 23, third state

Dimensions

Platemark: 10.5 x 18.1 cm (4 1/8 x 7 1/8 in.) Sheet: 18.4 x 20.0 cm (7 1/4 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1983.220

Medium or Technique

Aquatint with drypoint and etching, printed in Prussian blue on beige laid paper

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