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Althea, Jasmin d'Egypte; [One of] 10 Studies of flowers

Late 18th century
After Jean-Baptiste Pillement (French, 1728–1808), Unidentified artist, French, 18th century, Publisher Basset (French, late 18th to early 19th century)


Dimensions

Platemark: 18.5 x 23.5 cm (7 5/16 x 9 1/4 in.) Sheet: 27.5 x 36.5 cm (10 13/16 x 14 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

30.1288.7

Medium or Technique

Etching and stipple; printed in color and hand-colored.

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

One of 10 Studies of flowers: 2 motifs: Althea, Jasmin d’Egypte. A Paris chez Basset Rue St. Jacques No. 64.

Inscription

U.l.: 3e Cahier; U.r: No. 1; bottom: Althea, Jasmin d'Egypte. A Paris chez Basset Rue St. Jacques No. 64.

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 7/1/1930 [exact to month]

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund