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  • Les Agreéments de l'été
    Joullain, François, born 1697 - died 1778
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Les Agreéments de l'été

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    France (published)

  • Date:

    1732 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Joullain, François, born 1697 - died 1778 (engraver)
    Watteau, Jean-Antoine, born 1684 - died 1721 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mrs F. B. Haines

  • Museum number:

    E.3647-1923

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Print after a painting by Antoine Watteau, depicting a group of men and women gathered in a forest clearing. One woman is on a swing suspended from a tree.

Place of Origin

France (published)

Date

1732 (published)

Artist/maker

Joullain, François, born 1697 - died 1778 (engraver)
Watteau, Jean-Antoine, born 1684 - died 1721 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

engraving on paper

Marks and inscriptions

A. Watteau pinxit. Joulin sculp.
lettered

Dimensions

Height: 19.5 in, Width: 14.25 in

Descriptive line

'Les Agreéments de l'été', engraving, François Joullain after A. Watteau, France, 1732

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1923, London: Board of Education, 1925

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Summer; Swings

Categories

Prints; Entertainment & Leisure

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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