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Les crépuscules ont une douceur d'ancienne peinture (Twilights Have the Softness of Old Paintings), from "Amour"

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Maurice Denis

Date

1892-1899

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Les crépuscules ont une douceur d'ancienne peinture (Twilights Have the Softness of Old Paintings), from 'Amour', Maurice Denis
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Medium: Prints | Color lithograph; trial proof with pencil notations
Size: 15 5/8 x 11 3/4 in. (39.69 x 29.85 cm) (image)21 x 16 in. (53.34 x 40.64 cm) (sheet)
Creation Place: Europe, France
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Signature, Title, Inscription and Stampin margins, in pencil: artist's color notes below image, lower left, printed in yellow: [les crépuscules ont une douceur / d'ancienne peinture]; below image, lower right, in pencil: [Maurice Denis] on back, LRC, stamped in black: [H.M.P. (inside an oval)] [Henri M. Petiet, Paris]
Physical Description: 3/4 view of a woman with long blonde hair wearing a pink checked and flowered dress; grey form with pink triangles in background; flowers at bottom, right of center; landscape elements in URQ; muted colors
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton
Accession Number: 2008.9.2.6
Artist: Maurice Denis, French, 1870 - 1943
Role: Artist
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1870 - 1943
Added to Site: March 1, 2009