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"Il a été maltraité et opprimé et Il n'a pas ouvert la bouche" ("He was oppressed, and he was afflicted, yet he opened not his mouth") 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

"Il a été maltraité et opprimé et Il n'a pas ouvert la bouche" ("He was oppressed, and he was afflicted, yet he opened not his mouth") from the portfolio Miserere (Have Mercy), 1923 (published 1948)

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

Edition: 293/425

image area: 22 3/4 x 16 1/4 inches (57.785 x 41.275 cm); plate mark: 22 13/16 x 16 3/16 inches (57.94375 x 41.11625 cm); sheet: 25 1/2 x 19 3/4 inches (64.77 x 50.165 cm)

Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

Gift of Frederic P. Norton, 1998

P1998:14.2.21

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Inscriptions

signature, dated / in plate, lower left / G Rouault 1923

Provenance

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

Class

Photomechanical prints
Prints (visual works)

Work Type

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

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