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print / book-illustration

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1873,0510.1911

  • Description

    A putto crying by an empty cradle set under a canopy; scythes and chains in the lower part; finished state of tailpiece in Claude Joseph Dorat's "Fables nouvelles, ou allégories philosophiques" (Paris: Delalain, 1773). 1774
    Etching and engraving, with letterpress-printed text

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1774
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 71 millimetres (trimmed)
    • Width: 78 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image: 'C. p. Marillier inv. - 1774 - DeLongueil Spt'.
  • Curator's comments

    See 1873,0510.1909 for comment on book.

  • Bibliography

    • Panhard 1880 148.III 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

    1873,0510.1911

A putto crying by an empty cradle set under a canopy; scythes and chains in the lower part; finished state of tailpiece in Claude Joseph Dorat's "Fables nouvelles, ou allégories philosophiques" (Paris: Delalain, 1773).  1774  Etching and engraving, with letterpress-printed text

Recto

A putto crying by an empty cradle set under a canopy; scythes and chains in the lower part; finished state of tailpiece in Claude Joseph Dorat's "Fables nouvelles, ou allégories philosophiques" (Paris: Delalain, 1773). 1774 Etching and engraving, with letterpress-printed text

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