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Fountain pouring from mouth of male figure

Title page for Receuil des fontaines chinoises

1770
After Jean-Baptiste Pillement (French, 1728–1808), Jeanne Deny (French, 1749–after 1815), Publisher Le Père et Avaulez (French, active 1772–1779)


Dimensions

Platemark: 24 x 16.5 cm (9 7/16 x 6 1/2 in.) Sheet: 34 x 24.5 cm (13 3/8 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

30.1242.1

Medium or Technique

Hand-colored etching

Not On View

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Title page for Recueil Des Fontaines, Chinoises. Inventées et Dessinées par Jean Pillement, premiere Peintre du Roy de Pologn. Se vendent a Paris Chéz Le Pere et Avaulez rue St. Jacques. 1770.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund