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Petites Figures
Petites Figures
Date:
1829
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
18 x 15.7 cm (image); 31.4 x 22.6 cm (sheet)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1981.1.138
Acquisition Date:
1981-01-01
Credit Line:

Gift of George Hopper Fitch

Nine small figures from 19th-century France: woman holds large bundle of laundry on her head; man holds cane (or riding whip?); policeman has rifle under his arm; man holds long, thin object; woman with hat uses cane (?) to walk; man in overalls and long stocking-cap carries long sticks (or baguettes?!); stylishly-dressed woman with enormous plumed hat carries umbrella; aproned man carries two baskets, one empty and one filled with vegetables; aproned woman holds long narrow object--baguette? sausage? (Virginia K. Anderson 12/30/93)