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The good catch (La bonne pêche)

1761
After Jean-Baptiste Pillement (French, 1728–1808), Peter Paul Benazech (English, about 1744–about 1783), Printer and Publisher Charles Leviez (French, 18th century)


Dimensions

Sheet: 30 x 37.2 cm (11 13/16 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

30.1346.1

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

La Bonne Péche, plate from a set of two images. Gravé par P. Benazech d’apres le dessien original de meme grandeurinventé et defsiné par Jean Pillement.

See also 30.1346.2, The good catch (La Mauvaise Péche).

Inscription

In the plate: La Bonne Péche. Gravé par P. Benazech d'apres le dessien original de meme grandeurinventé et defsiné par Jean Pillement. London Published according to Act of Parliament December ye.1. 1761. De la Collection de C. Leviez.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund