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The Gas Tanks at Clichy

Artist:
Paul Signac (French, Paris 1863–1935 Paris)
Date:
1886
Medium:
Pen and iron gall ink over graphite on Japan paper on cardboard
Dimensions:
9 5/8 x 14 7/16 in. (24.5 x 36.6 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.10.4
Not on view
Passage du Puits Bertin, Clichy

Signature: At lower left: P. Signac
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Robyn Roslak Neo-Impressionism and Anarchism in Fin-de-Siècle France: Painting, Politics and Landscape. Hampshire, England, 2007, fig. no. 5.10, p. 133, ill.



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