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"Folie du Jour – Venus ou la pretendue Comète," plate 1

French
late 18th century
Engraved by Louis S. Berthet (French, active from 1775–1806)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.8 x 21.6 cm (6 5/8 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

44.2295

Medium or Technique

Etching with hand-applied color

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Series (if any) unknown

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; Gift to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1944

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection