The Inn (Auberge)

Charles Jacque1848

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University


  • Title: The Inn (Auberge)
  • Creator: Charles Émile Jacque
  • Date Created: 1848
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: Inscribed upside down in plate, upper left: “ip.Jurdnr”
  • Print State: Only state
  • Object Type: Prints, works of art
  • Object Link: See this artwork on the Davison Art Center website
  • Object Credit Line: Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University. Gift of George W. Davison (B.A. Wesleyan 1892), 1943
  • Materials & Techniques: Etching and drypoint on buff chine collé
  • Keywords: landscapes (representations)
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Edition: “10 proofs only” according to note on old catalog card
  • Dimensions: Plate dimensions: 99 mm x 142 mm (3.9 in. x 5.59 in.). Sheet dimensions: 245 mm x 316 mm (9.65 in. x 12.44 in.).
  • Bibliography: Guiffrey 257 i/i (p. 203); in New York Public Library Guiffrey, Weitenkampf describes a second state which corresponds to this impression
  • Associated People: Created by Charles Émile Jacque (French, 1813-1894)
  • Accession Number: 1943.D1.135