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Men in Sacks (Los Ensacados); from the "Disparates" series, plate 8

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Provenance

H.M. Petiet, Paris; purchased March 1965

Credit Line

Lee M. Friedman Fund

Aristocrats in Sacks

Drawn and etched about 1815–17; printed about 1848–54

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 255, II, 1; Delteil 0209

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.2 x 35.2 cm (9 1/2 x 13 7/8 in.) Sheet: 26.5 x 38.3 cm (10 7/16 x 15 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.402

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished aquatint; posthumous impression

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