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Print - La Cascade, (D&V.28)
  • La Cascade, (D&V.28)
    Scotin, Gerard-Jean-Baptiste II, born 1698
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La Cascade, (D&V.28)

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1729 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Scotin, Gerard-Jean-Baptiste II, born 1698 (maker)
    Watteau, Jean-Antoine, born 1684 - died 1721 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching and engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.960-1988

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case F, shelf 6, box D

Physical description

General Description: Lettered in French and Latin with title and caption and A Watteau pinxit/G.Scotin Sculp/du Cabinet de Mr de Monmerque/a Paris chez F. Chereau graveur du Roy rue St. Jacques aux deux pilliers d'Or avec privilege du Roy.

Lettered in French and Latin with title and caption and A Watteau pinxit/G.Scotin Sculp/du Cabinet de Mr de Monmerque/a Paris chez F. Chereau graveur du Roy rue St. Jacques aux deux pilliers d'Or avec privilege du Roy.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

1729 (made)

Artist/maker

Scotin, Gerard-Jean-Baptiste II, born 1698 (maker)
Watteau, Jean-Antoine, born 1684 - died 1721 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Etching and engraving

Dimensions

Height: 45.8 cm cut size, Width: 34 cm cut size

Object history note

For examples of this print as a source for the decorative arts and painting in England in the eighteenth century, see M. Snodin (ed) Rococo : Art and Design in Hogarth's England, London 1984 pp256-257 and 270, and M.D.S. MacColl Bradshaw's tapestries at Ham House in the Burlington Magazine Oct 1917 p.148

Descriptive line

Etching and engraving - La Cascade, French 1729

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

D&V = Dacier, E. & Vuaflart, A. Jean de Jullienne et les Graveurs du Watteau au XVIIIe Siecle, Paris, 1929

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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