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Ah! Quelle antiquité!!! Oh! Quelle folie que la nouveauté ...

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1892,0714.755

  • Title (object)

    • Ah! Quelle antiquité!!! Oh! Quelle folie que la nouveauté ...
  • Description

    Satire on the Incroyables: two couples, one an Incroyable and Merveilleuse, the other of the ancien régime, mock each other. 1797 Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1797
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 265 millimetres
    • Width: 403 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title, scratched name 'Chataignier inv scp', and publication address 'A Paris chez Depeuille, rue des Mathurins St Jacques no.174'
  • Curator's comments

    For "incroyables" and "merveilleuses", see 1874,0711.835

  • Location

    Not on display (Satires French 1797 Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1892

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1892,0714.755

Satire on the Incroyables: two couples, one an Incroyable and Merveilleuse, the other of the ancien régime, mock each other.  1797 Etching and engraving

Satire on the Incroyables: two couples, one an Incroyable and Merveilleuse, the other of the ancien régime, mock each other. 1797 Etching and engraving

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