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Print - H Beard Print Collection
  • H Beard Print Collection
    Watteau, Jean-Antoine, born 1684 - died 1721
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H Beard Print Collection

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    France (engraved)

  • Date:

    early 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Watteau, Jean-Antoine, born 1684 - died 1721 (painter)
    Gillot, Claude, born 1673 - died 1722 (painter)
    Jacob, Louis, born 1712 - died 1802 (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving, ink on paper

  • Museum number:

    S.3774-2009

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Print entitled 'Depart des Comediens Italiens en 1697' or Departure of the Italian Comedians in 1697. The print represents the Italian players forced departure from Paris after their play La Fausse Prude was interpreted as a personal attack on Madame de Maintenon by Louis XIV.

Physical description

Engraving entitled 'Depart des Comediens Italiens en 1697' or Departure of the Italian Players in 1697.

Place of Origin

France (engraved)

Date

early 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Watteau, Jean-Antoine, born 1684 - died 1721 (painter)
Gillot, Claude, born 1673 - died 1722 (painter)
Jacob, Louis, born 1712 - died 1802 (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

engraving, ink on paper

Dimensions

Height: 37 cm Print size, Width: 42.7 cm Print size

Descriptive line

Print entitled 'Depart des Comediens Italiens en 1697' or Departure of the Italian Comedians in 1697, Harry Beard Collection.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Print-making; Engraving (incising)

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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