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print / book-illustration

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1859,1210.159

  • Description

    Rustic interior with, at centre, a worker holding a piece of paper and declaming verses, in the presence of a peasant standing at right and looking surprised; rustic furniture in the background; illustration to Canto II of Coqueley de Chaussepierre's 'Le Roué Vertueux' (Lausanne, 1770). c.1770
    Aquatint on etched lines

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1770 (circa)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 181 millimetres
    • Width: 127 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title: 'Les tragiques'.
  • Bibliography

    • Hédou 1879 118.I bibliographic details
    • IFF 150.I bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (French Post-binder Small)

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Le Roué Vertueux (1770)
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1859

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1859,1210.159

Rustic interior with, at centre, a worker holding a piece of paper and declaming verses, in the presence of a peasant standing at right and looking surprised; rustic furniture in the background; illustration to Canto II of Coqueley de Chaussepierre's 'Le Roué Vertueux' (Lausanne, 1770).  c.1770  Aquatint on etched lines

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Rustic interior with, at centre, a worker holding a piece of paper and declaming verses, in the presence of a peasant standing at right and looking surprised; rustic furniture in the background; illustration to Canto II of Coqueley de Chaussepierre's 'Le Roué Vertueux' (Lausanne, 1770). c.1770 Aquatint on etched lines

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