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Samson Captured by the Philistines

Artist:
Louis Marin Bonnet (French, Paris 1736–1793 Saint-Mandé, Val-de-Marne)
Artist:
Designed by Charles Dominique Joseph Eisen (French, Valenciennes 1720–1778 Brussels)
Date:
1767
Medium:
Chalk-manner etching and engraving printed in black and white inks from two plates on blue paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 1/8 x 13 5/8 in. (33.4 x 34.6 cm) trimmed
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1963
Accession Number:
63.631.18
Not on view
Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," November 5, 2001–January 28, 2002.

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