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La Mauvaise Nouvelle ( bad news )...fortieth plate in the book... Le Musée royal (Paris: P. Didot, l’ainé, 1818), vol. 2
La Mauvaise Nouvelle ( bad news )...fortieth plate in the book... Le Musée royal (Paris: P. Didot, l’ainé, 1818), vol. 2
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17th century
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Not on display
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Engraving And Etching
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50.2 x 35.9 cm (image)
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Europe
Acquisition Date:
1963-01-01
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

In a draped candle lit interior a servant girl, wiping a tear from her eye hands her mistress a note...the latter is startled,hands upraised...a salver rests on the night table.