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The Son of Rachel

Artist:
Charles Nègre (French, 1820–1880)
Date:
ca. 1853
Medium:
Salted paper print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 16.1 x 11.7 cm (6 5/16 x 4 5/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, The Howard Gilman Foundation Gift, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.276
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on print, verso, center: "Le fils de Rachel"; inscribed in pencil on print, verso, bottom left corner: "177"
By descent to Joseph Nègre, Grasse, great-nephew of the artist; André and Marie-Thérèse Jammes, Paris, before 1963; [sold, Sotheby's Paris, March 22, 2002, lot 387]

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