Aspects of Nature: The Cliff

Aspects of Nature: The Cliff


Henri Rivière

(French, 1864-1951)

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Printed by Verneau

Color lithograph

Support: Wove paper

Sheet: 64.2 x 89.8 cm (25 1/4 x 35 3/8 in.); Image: 55 x 82.7 cm (21 5/8 x 32 9/16 in.)

Gift of John Bonebrake 2003.384

Catalogue raisonné: Fields p. 76, plate 3

Edition: 1,000



Although Rivière explored the Parisian cityscape, the French countryside dominates his work. The artist spent summers in Brittany from 1885 to 1916, and it is here that he would have seen the dramatic seascape depicted in The Cliff.

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PR - Lithograph
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