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  • Les Offres Séduisantes
    Délignon, Jean Louis, born 1755
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Les Offres Séduisantes

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Délignon, Jean Louis, born 1755 (printmaker)
    Lafrensen, Nicolas (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:


  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case EXP

Physical description

Interior of a room with a man at a writing desk holding a woman. Also in the room are a screen and armchair

Place of Origin

Paris (made)


ca. 1800 (made)


Délignon, Jean Louis, born 1755 (printmaker)
Lafrensen, Nicolas (artist)

Materials and Techniques


Marks and inscriptions

Lettered (title) centred below image

Lavreince pinx.
Lower left below image

J.L. Délignon Sc.
Lower right below image

A Paris chez Vidal Graveur rue des Noyers No. 29.
Lower centre below title


Height: 384 mm, Width: 273 mm

Descriptive line

Engraving by Jean Louis Délignon after Nicolas Lafrensen (or Lavreince), Les Offres Séduisantes; Paris, ca. 1800.

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

Lawrence, H. W. and Dighton, B. L. French Line Engravings of the late XVIII century. (1910), no. 32, 4th state
The Age of Neo-Classicism (exh. cat.: The Royal Academy and The Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 9 September – 19 November 1972), p. 706.




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