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Drawing, Sketch of a French Peasant

This is a Drawing. It was created by Samuel Colman. It is dated 1874 and we acquired it in 1939. Its medium is brush and watercolor, gouache, graphite on rough brown-grey paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Samuel Colman. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Samuel Colman.

Its dimensions are

16.3 × 8.4 cm (6 7/16 × 3 5/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Sketch of a French Peasant; Samuel Colman (American, 1832 - 1920); USA; brush and watercolor, gouache, graphite on rough brown-grey paper; 16.3 × 8.4 cm (6 7/16 × 3 5/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Samuel Colman; 1939-85-30

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