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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1889,0608.292

  • Description

    The Pater Familias, after Ostade: a humble interior with the father carefully feeding his baby, watched by his wife who holds some laundry in front of the fire-place, another child sits before a stool on the floor eating a meal, a large pot is suspended before a fire at right, a bed with a curtain beyond; published in 'L'Artiste'. 1844
    Etching on chine collé

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1844
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 155 millimetres
    • Width: 118 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered within image: 'A. Ostade 1648'. Lettered above image: 'L'Artiste' and alongside bottom: 'Gravé à l'eau forte par Ch. Jacque, d'après Ostade'.
  • Curator's comments

    Copy of a print by Ostade, see S.1492

    The lettering identifies the etcher as Charles Jacque, but Beraldi notes that several prints engraved after Tiepolo, Ostade, Chardin and Jeanron and "signed" by Jacque are actually by Subercaze.

  • Bibliography

    • Beraldi 1885-92 10 bibliographic details
    • Hollstein 33 (copy) bibliographic details
    • IFF 504 (under Jacque) bibliographic details
    • Bartsch I.368.33 (copy) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (French XIXc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: L'Artiste
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1889

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1889,0608.292

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