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L'aveugle parfois a consolé le voyant (Sometimes the blind have comforted those who see) 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

L'aveugle parfois a consolé le voyant (Sometimes the blind have comforted those who see) from the portfolio Miserere (Have Mercy), 1926 (published 1948)

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

Edition: 293/425

image area: 23 1/8 x 17 1/4 inches (58.7375 x 43.815 cm); plate mark: 23 3/16 x 17 3/8 inches (58.89625 x 44.1325 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

P1998:14.2.55

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Inscriptions

signature, dated / lower right, in the plate / 1920 G Rouault
signature, dated / in plate, lower right / 1926 G Rouault

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)
Drypoint (print)
Copper engraving (visual work)

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