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Ivoire et céladons

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1982,U.1287

  • Title (object)

    • Ivoire et céladons
  • Description

    A pair of Chinese statuettes, both representing a seated man, and behind them an octagonal ivory panel decorated with carved birds and flowers; published in "La Gazette de Beaux-Arts", March 1872
    Etching with surface tone

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1872
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 124 millimetres (plate-mark)
    • Width: 224 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Signed on plate: "J. Jacquemard 1872", lower right. Lettered with production detail: "F.çois Lienard Paris", plate title, and publication title.
  • Bibliography

    • Gonse 337 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (French XIXc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: La Gazette de Beaux-Arts
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1872-1982

  • Acquisition notes

    Annotated in pencil on verso: "Mars 1872".

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1982,U.1287

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