Tailpiece with Two Putti and Skeletons, from Perrault, Histoire naturelle des animaux (Paris, 1671)

1671
Sébastien Leclerc (French, 1637–1714)


Catalogue Raisonné

Jombert 101(8); IFF 2921, only state; not in Le Blanc

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.8 × 25.8 cm (8 9/16 × 10 3/16 in.) Platemark: 18.4 × 22.1 cm (7 1/4 × 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2001.275.1.7

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Bernard Quaritch Ltd., London; from whom purchased June 27, 2001 (from an album bound and organized in France about 1770-1775)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Lia and William Poorvu in honor of Sue Welsh Reed