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Recent Acquisitions: Old Master Prints

February 24–June 24, 2006

The New York Public Library
Humanities and Social Sciences Library
Print Gallery, Third Floor

Image: Jean-Baptiste Chapuy (French, ca. 1760–1802)
after Alessandro d'Anna (Italian, ca. 1746–after 1796)
The Eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 1779
Aquatint, early proof, printed from multiple plates in three colors (without yellow plate), ca. 1785 or 1790
Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Fund

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