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Paysan, le père Melon
Paysan, le père Melon
Date:
1879
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Aquatint, Drypoint, Soft-ground Etching And A Metal Brush Or Pen On Japan Paper
Dimensions:
250 x 323 mm (9 13/16 x 12 11/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1999.117
Acquisition Date:
1999-10-14
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Gift of the Graphic Arts Council

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Recent Acquisitions 1997 - 1999, 8 April - 6 Aug 2000.

Pissarro's People, Legion of Honor, 22 October 2011-22 January 2012.

Peasant in a field resting ("Le paysant assis (ou au repos)"). The subject of this print was known as le Pere Melon because of the shape of his hat.