Road in Etten
- Vincent van Gogh (Dutch, Zundert 1853–1890 Auvers-sur-Oise)
- Chalk, pencil, pastel, watercolor. Underdrawing in pen and brown ink.
- 15 1/2 x 22 3/4 in. (39.4 x 57.8 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
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In 1881 van Gogh briefly resided in Etten, where he produced a number of drawings of local peasants and laborers performing routine, humble tasks. This masterful work, in which a man with a broom is seen sweeping a street lined with pollard willows, is a characteristic example.