Novelle suite de cahiers de fleurs ideales

New Suite of Ideal Flower Albums

about 1760
After Jean-Baptiste Pillement (French, 1728–1808), Anne Allen (English, 18th century)


Dimensions

Platemark: 19.5 x 13.8 cm (7 11/16 x 5 7/16 in.) Sheet: 25.5 x 21 cm (10 1/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

30.1305.8

Medium or Technique

Etching, printed in color from two plates

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Plate from Nouvelle Suite de Cahiers de fleurs ideals,a l’usage des dessinateurs et des peintres, inventés et dessinés par jean pillement gravés par anne Allen

Printed from two plates–
A: yellow, greens
B: red, violet, blue
Registration holes in plate corners
Series 1,2,3

Inscription

Recto lower right margin in graphite pencil: 51

Provenance

G. Mathias; from whom purchased by MFA, July 1930.

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund