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Viejo Columpiáandose (Old Man on a Swing)

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Inscription

Verso in blue ink in hand of E. Sayre: This impression printed on old paper by / Ture Bengtz, Boston, 1954

Provenance

Eleanor A. Sayre, Cambridge, MA; bequest of Eleanor A. Sayre October 23, 2002

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor A. Sayre

Viejo Columpiáandose (Old Man on a Swing)

1824–28, printed 1954

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 032, IV, 1-2

Dimensions

Platemark: 18.8 x 12.2 cm (7 3/8 x 4 13/16 in.) Sheet: 26.4 x 18.9 cm (10 3/8 x 7 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2002.535

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished aquatint

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