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L'Assommoir (Man Proposing a Toast)
L'Assommoir (Man Proposing a Toast)
Artist:
Date:
ca. 1879
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Drypoint
Dimensions:
22.8 x 25.7 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Acquisition Date:
1938-05-05

Man raises his glass in a toast at the side of a dining table. He is watched attentively by two men and two women at the table, and another woman standing. None seem to be cheered by the toast; some even have disbelief or displeasure in their expressions. (Virginia K. Anderson 03/20/95)