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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1856,0308.159

  • Description

    Two figures seen half-length, with Gipsy woman telling his fortune to a young man who holds a coin in his hand
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1625-1660
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 313 millimetres
    • Width: 240 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with name of engraver, publication address: 'A Paris chez Melchior Tavernier, en l'isle du Palais sur le Quay qui regarde la Megisserie', and three columns of verses in French.
  • Bibliography

    • Robert-Dumesnil 1835-71 IX.217.85 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (French XVIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1856

  • Acquisition notes

    NB The register number is stamped with an added asterisk. No duplicate numbers occur in the register, so the asterisk has been omitted during the cataloguing.

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1856,0308.159

Two figures seen half-length, with Gipsy woman telling his fortune to a young man who holds a coin in his hand  Engraving

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Two figures seen half-length, with Gipsy woman telling his fortune to a young man who holds a coin in his hand Engraving

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