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Costume print from Musée des Familles

French (Paris)

Object Place: Paris, France


18.41 x 27.3 cm (7 1/4 x 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching with hand-applied watercolor

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



Hand-colored etching from Musée des Familles. Three women, one man, one boy in fancy dress indoors: woman on left seated in blue and yellow dress holding a fan, next to a woman in white and red dress with apron and red and yellow corset, and black ribbon in hair, boy in yellow waistcoat and green pants, woman seated at piano in yellow, red, white and blue dress, and man on right in black, red, and yellow costume. Engraved by Barreau after Laure Noel. Printer: Grognet. Condition: Fair. Stains, top edge torn.

Credit Line

Estate of Jane Peters Guild, Boston