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  Gabrielle deVaux Clements   (1858-1948)

 
  AN OLD SAINT, CHARTRES CATHEDRAL, 1885. Signed in pencil. Rare. Exhibited in the "Woman Etchers of America," #59, at the Union League Club, NYC, 1888. Clements was one of the many American women dedicated to printmaking; she and Ellen Day Hale traveled together to paint and etch in France. Chartres was a major destination for artists in the period. See: Phyllis Peet, American Women of the Etching Revival, exh. cat., High Museum, Atlanta, 1988.
 
 
  Etching, 6 1/2 x 3 1/4 inches. SOLD.
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