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Man seated, with instruments, including globe and telescope.

[One of] 11 Etudes de differentes figures chinoises "B" Series

1758
After Jean-Baptiste Pillement (French, 1728–1808), Attributed to Pierre Charles Canot (French, 1710–1777)


Dimensions

Platemark: 20 x 14.2 cm (7 7/8 x 5 9/16 in.) Sheet: 33.5 x 24.5 cm (13 3/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

30.1230.7

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Plate from series B of “Etudes De differentes figures Chinoises inventees et dessinees par J. Pillement, a Paris chez C. Leviez Rue St. Andre Des Artes vis a vis l’Hotel de Chat. aux Vieux.”

Black and white version of 30.1230.8

No. 2 Pub accord to Act of Parlt 2 Jan 1758.

Inscription

L.r.: J. Pillement, invt. et delt.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund