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Two images of flower stems. One is the counter proof of the other.

Receuil de fleurs chinoises et autres

1760
After Jean-Baptiste Pillement (French, 1728–1808), Pierre Charles Canot (French, 1710–1777)


Dimensions

Sheet: 14.7 x 26.5 cm (5 13/16 x 10 7/16 in.) Platemark: 15.2 x 25 cm (6 x 9 13/16 in.) Sheet: 24 x 33.8 cm (9 7/16 x 13 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.1225.14

Medium or Technique

Two images: top hand-colored etching and engraving Bottom: Etching and engraving

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Prints

Two counter proofs, one hand-colored; one black and white. Plate from Recueil De fleurs Chinois et Autres propres a plusieurs usages. Inventé et dessiné par Jean Pillement, et grave par P.C. Canot.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund