- Museum number
Object: La charmante catin (The charming doll)
Series: Etudes prises dans le bas peuple ou les Cris de Paris - seconde suite
Plate 10: peasant girl sitting on the ground and staring at an elegantly dressed doll standing on the right. 1737
Etching finished with engraving
- Production date
Height: 238 millimetres
Width: 186 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- This print is bound in an album with the Cris de Paris (print studies by Bouchardon and corresponding prints by Caylus). See 1857,0613.733 for comment on series and album.
For related drawing see 1857,0613.755.
For impression of a different state, without Joullain's address, see 1938,0502.22.22.
In this context "catin" is to be understood as "doll", not "prostitute".
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2005/6 Nov-Jan, New York, Met Mus of Art, Clouet to Seurat/BM, no. 45
2006 June-Oct, BM, Clouet to Seurat/BM, no. 45
- Acquisition date
- Prints and Drawings
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