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Fountain spouting from mouth of a dragon

Receuil des fontaines chinoises

1770
After Jean-Baptiste Pillement (French, 1728–1808), Jeanne Deny (French, 1749–after 1815)


Dimensions

Platemark: 24 x 16.5 cm (9 7/16 x 6 1/2 in.) Sheet: 35.3 x 25.8 cm (13 7/8 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.1242.7

Medium or Technique

Hand-colored etching

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Colored version of 30.1242.6. Plate from 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