Panel with hanging basket of flowers.

Album of Chinese Ornament Panels, plate 2

Second half of the 18th century
After Jean-Baptiste Pillement (French, 1728–1808), Jean Jacques Avril, père (French, 1744–1831)


Catalogue Raisonné

Riotor [1930], vol. 2, pl. 32

Dimensions

Platemark: 36 x 25.5 cm (14 3/16 x 10 1/16 in.) Sheet: 41.5 x 28.7 cm (16 5/16 x 11 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.1214.2

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving hand colored with brush and transparent watercolor

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Plate 2 from Cahier de cartels chinois. Duplicate of black and white 30.1214.1

Inscription

In plate lower left: J. Pillement Inv et del.
In plate lower right: J. J. Avril Sculp.
In plate upper right: 2

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund