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Crossing the River
  • Alexandre-Gabriel Decamps (1803 - 1860)
  • Crossing the River
  • France
  • c. 1841
  • Painting
  • Watercolour and bodycolour with some gum varnish on paper
  • Image size: 32 x 46.3 cm
  • Signature: 'DECAMPS.'
  • P682
  • Not on display
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • The nationality of the people represented is uncertain. Scenes of river crossings such as this date back to 17th-century Dutch art. This work is dated c.1841 by Mosby.