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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: 35 x 26.7 cm (13 3/4 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

30.1230.8

Medium or Technique

Hand-colored etching

Not On View

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Plate from B series 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.”

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

Colored version of 30.1230.7

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