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Sorrow's Dry or a Cure for the Heart Ache
Sorrow's Dry or a Cure for the Heart Ache
Date:
1802
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
35.6 x 24.8 cm (image); 39.3 x 24.7 cm (sheet)
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Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.2488
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

A disgusting old man stands next to the open casket of his friend, his attentions diverted to the attractions of a buxom young woman who puts her arm around him and shares a drink, wine spills from the bottle in his hand, and an old woman looks on distraught from the doorway,