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Goatherd of the Abruzzi


Alexandre-Gabriel Decamps


c. 1845

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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Goatherd of the Abruzzi: Gallery Label - Current
: Barbizon School Paintings from the Lindley Bequest
: The Mature Years of Alexandre-Gabriel Decamps
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Medium: Paintings | Oil on canvas
Size: 12 7/8 x 16 in. (32.7 x 40.64 cm) (canvas)17 1/2 x 20 1/2 x 2 in. (44.45 x 52.07 x 5.08 cm) (outer frame)
Creation Place: Europe, France
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Signature LL in red (on rock): [DECAMPS] Labels and markings: - Dealer's stencil in the linen verso (Deforge Md (Marchand) de couleurs Boulevard Montmartre, 8) as well as six wax seals (probably indicating export - all illegible) on the stretcher bars; was Deforge acting as a dealer or did Dec
Physical Description: Shepherd
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Mrs. Erasmus C. Lindley in memory of her father, James J. Hill
Accession Number: 49.3
Artist: Alexandre-Gabriel Decamps, French, 1803 - 1860
Role: Artist
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1803 - 1860
Added to Site: February 28, 2009