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Maurice Blot
French (1753 - 1818) Primary

Nicolas Poussin
French (1594 - 1665) Secondary

The Shepherds of Arcadia

Late 18th century - early 19th century

52 in. x 64 5/16 in. (132.08 cm x 163.32 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: VP.299
Geography: Europe, France
Classification: Fine and Visual Arts; Prints; Engravings
Culture/Nationality: French
Collection: Drexel–Van Pelt Collection

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  • engravings - Prints on paper incorporating impressions of a reverse design created on a printing plate, usually copper, into which the design has been incised (engraved) using burins or gravers. Historically, "engravings" has sometimes been incorrectly used to refer to all prints, regardless of the specific technique. For prints made from designs engraved on a flat wooden block, use "wood cuts"; for prints made from a plate that is etched rather than engraved, use "etchings."
  • French - Refers to the culture of the modern nation of France, or in general to cultures that have occupied the area of the modern nation in western Europe.
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  • religion and mythology

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