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print / book-illustration

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1873,0510.1933

  • Description

    A putto watering a garden with a watering can, in decorative border; finished state of tailpiece to Claude Joseph Dorat's "Fables nouvelles, ou allégories philosophiques" (Paris: Delalain, 1773)
    Etching and engraving, with letterpress-printed text

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1773 (c)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 85 millimetres (trimmed)
    • Width: 102 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image: 'c. p. Marillier inv. - 1774 - y. le Gouaz Sculp.'.
  • Curator's comments

    See 1873,0510.1909 for comment on book.

  • Bibliography

    • IFF 99 (see) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (French Post-binder Small)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Fables nouvelles
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1873

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1873,0510.1933

A putto watering a garden with a watering can, in decorative border; finished state of tailpiece to Claude Joseph Dorat's "Fables nouvelles, ou allégories philosophiques" (Paris: Delalain, 1773)  Etching and engraving, with letterpress-printed text

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A putto watering a garden with a watering can, in decorative border; finished state of tailpiece to Claude Joseph Dorat's "Fables nouvelles, ou allégories philosophiques" (Paris: Delalain, 1773) Etching and engraving, with letterpress-printed text

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