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Silk - Design for fan : shepherd and shepherdess watching a group of of cupids
  • Design for fan : shepherd and shepherdess watching a group of of cupids
    Calamatta, Josephine
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Design for fan : shepherd and shepherdess watching a group of of cupids

  • Object:

    Silk

  • Place of origin:

    France (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1867 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Calamatta, Josephine (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on silk

  • Credit Line:

    From the Alexandre Collection

  • Museum number:

    733-1869

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 40

Physical description

Watercolour on silk design for a fan depicting a shepherd and shepherdess watching a group of of cupids. Signed and dated by the artist.

Place of Origin

France (probably, made)

Date

ca. 1867 (made)

Artist/maker

Calamatta, Josephine (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on silk

Marks and inscriptions

Calamatta E. B. 1867
Signed and dated

Dimensions

Height: 10.5 in, Width: 21.5 in

Descriptive line

Watercolour on silk design for a fan depicting a shepherd and shepherdess watching a group of of cupids, by Mme. Josephine Calamatta (nee Rochette). French School, ca. 1867.

Materials

Silk; Water-colour

Techniques

Drawing; Painting

Subjects depicted

Shepherds; Shepherdesses; Cupids; Fans; Designs

Categories

Designs; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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