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Prints - Lille de Cythere.
  • Lille de Cythere.
    Watteau, Jean-Antoine, born 1684 - died 1721
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Lille de Cythere.

  • Object:

    Prints

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    ca.1730 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Watteau, Jean-Antoine, born 1684 - died 1721 (maker)
    Larmessin, Nicolas IV, born 1684 - died 1755 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching and engraving.

  • Museum number:

    E.170-1987

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

LIlle de Cythere, after a painting by Jean Antoine Watteau (1684-1721). (3rd state). c.1730.Lettered in French and Latin with title and Gravee d'Apres le Tableau original peint par Watteau, de la meme grandeur de lestempe and du Cabinet de Mr de Jullienne a Paris chez la Ve de F. Chereau graveur du Roy rue St. Jacques aux deux pilliers d'Or etchez Surugue graveur rue des Noiers vis a vis le mur de St. Yves. Avec privilege du Roy. A Watteau pinxit Larmessin Sculp.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

ca.1730 (made)

Artist/maker

Watteau, Jean-Antoine, born 1684 - died 1721 (maker)
Larmessin, Nicolas IV, born 1684 - died 1755 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Etching and engraving.

Categories

LEGENDARY Subjects
ASSEMBLIES: SOCIAL

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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