- Former Title(s):
Hands Etching - O Laborum
- Additional Title(s):
Ô Laborum, Dulce Lenimen
Les Mains qui Gravent
- Part Of:
- Etching and drypoint, with plate tone on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 22 7/8 x 15 13/16 inches (58.1 x 40.1 cm), Plate: 5 7/16 x 8 3/8 inches (13.8 x 21.3 cm), Image: 5 7/16 x 8 3/8 inches (13.8 x 21.3 cm), Image: 16 7/16 x 9 11/16 inches (41.7 x 24.6 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower left below image: "[?B in 2.]"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "1st"; inscribed in graphite, lower left on back: "19317"
Watermarked, center on back (to be read the correct way around), written upside down: "RIVES"
Lettered upper center to lower center: "ÉTUDES | A | L'EAU-FORTE | PAR | FRANCIS SEYMOUR HADEN | [image] | NOTICE ET DESCRIPTIONS | PAR PHILIPPE BURTY | Collaborateur de la Press & de la Gazette des Beaux-Arts | [undulating horizontal red line dividing the lines of text] | PARIS. - MDCCCLXVI" (the lines of text alternate between black and red ink)
Signed in graphite, lower left below image: "Seymour Haden"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art; Yale University Art Gallery Collection, Stephen Clark, B.A. 1903, Fund
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
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Francis Seymour Haden, 1818–1910, British, Ô Laborum, 1865-1866
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