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Dame du Haut-Quartier croit prendre pour le Ciel place réservée (The society lady fancies she has a reserved seat in heaven) from the portfolio Miserere (Have Mercy)

© Estate of Georges Rouault / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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© Estate of Georges Rouault / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

Image downloads are for educational use only. For all other purposes, please see our Obtaining and Using Images page.

Georges Rouault

French, 1871-1958

Dame du Haut-Quartier croit prendre pour le Ciel place réservée (The society lady fancies she has a reserved seat in heaven) from the portfolio Miserere (Have Mercy), 1922 (published 1948)

photogravure, aquatint, and copper engraving on Arches paper with Ambroise Vollard watermark

Edition: 293/425

plate mark: 22 5/8 x 16 1/4 inches (57.4675 x 41.275 cm); sheet: 25 1/2 x 19 3/4 inches (64.77 x 50.165 cm); image area: 25 5/8 x 16 1/4 inches (65.0875 x 41.275 cm)

Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

Gift of Frederic P. Norton, 1998

P1998:14.2.16

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Inscriptions

signature, dated / in plate, upper right / 1922 GR

Provenance

Frederic P. Norton, Kenmore, New York;
December 17, 1998, donated to the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo

Class

Photomechanical prints
Prints

Work Type

Photogravure (print)
Aquatint (print)
Copper engraving (visual work)

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