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Seated woman with two children and a man gazing at them

[One of] 6 Grandes Scenes chinoises

1750
François-Antoine Aveline (French, 1727–1780), After Jean-Baptiste Pillement (French, 1728–1808), Published by Le Père et Avaulez (French, active 1772–1779)


Dimensions

Platemark: 43 x 54 cm (16 15/16 x 21 1/4 in.) Sheet: 47.5 x 60.5 cm (18 11/16 x 23 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.1222.2

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Plate from Six Grandes Scenes Chinoises. As of January 21, 2010, 30.1222.1 and 30.1222.4 are not with 30.1222.2, 30.1222.3, 30.1222.5 and 30.1222.6.

Inscription

L.l.: J.Pillement invt

L. r.: F. A. Aveline Sc.

Bottom center: A Paris Chez le Pere et Avaulez

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund