Panel with large flowers at top

Album of Chinese Ornament Panels

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, cf. pl. 32

Dimensions

Sheet: 36 x 25.4 cm (14 3/16 x 10 in.) Mount: 43.3 x 27.5 cm (17 1/16 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.1214.5

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Plate E 6 from Cahier de cartels chinois. Duplicate of hand-colored 30.1214.6

Inscription

In plate lower left: J. Pillement Inv et del.
In plate lower right: J. J. Avril Sculp.
In plate upper left: E
In plate upper right: 6

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund