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La couturiere campagnarde

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1958,0712.1213

  • Title (object)

    • La couturiere campagnarde
  • Description

    A group of figures sits outside under the roof of a thatched cottage; in the centre is a dressmaker who stitches white cloth; to the right is a barrel on which is a basket of apples; three children surround it, one having taken a fruit and one sitting on the ground; on the far right is a rake leaning against the cottage; on the left is a basket out of which a pile of vegetables has fallen onto the ground; a hen plucks at the ground in front of it; in the left background are two tree trunks and much foliage.
    Etching with hand-colouring.

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1790-1832
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 98 millimetres (sheet)
    • Width: 124 millimetres (sheet)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image: "N. Konig. d'apres Freud."

        Graphite inscription on verso: "k 18.11.28".
  • Location

    Not on display (BH/FF10/Swiss Lloyd Collection Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1958

  • Acquisition notes

    UNDER THE TERMS OF THE BEQUEST, NONE OF THE PRINTS OR DRAWINGS BEQUEATHED BY R. W. LLOYD MAY BE LENT OUTSIDE THE BRITISH MUSEUM (Registration Numbers 1958,0712.318 to 3149).

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1958,0712.1213

  • Additional IDs

    • 1549 (Lloyd Number)
A group of figures sits outside under the roof of a thatched cottage; in the centre is a dressmaker who stitches white cloth; to the right is a barrel on which is a basket of apples; three children surround it, one having taken a fruit and one sitting on the ground; on the far right is a rake leaning against the cottage; on the left is a basket out of which a pile of vegetables has fallen onto the ground; a hen plucks at the ground in front of it; in the left background are two tree trunks and much foliage.  Etching with hand-colouring.

Recto

A group of figures sits outside under the roof of a thatched cottage; in the centre is a dressmaker who stitches white cloth; to the right is a barrel on which is a basket of apples; three children surround it, one having taken a fruit and one sitting on the ground; on the far right is a rake leaning against the cottage; on the left is a basket out of which a pile of vegetables has fallen onto the ground; a hen plucks at the ground in front of it; in the left background are two tree trunks and much foliage. Etching with hand-colouring.

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