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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 Achenbach 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.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”