L'Armoire (The Wardrobe)

1778
Jean-Honoré Fragonard (French, 1732–1806)


Catalogue Raisonné

Wild. 23, II; Baud. 2

Dimensions

Platemark: 42.3 x 55.5 cm (16 5/8 x 21 7/8 in.) Image: 34.6 x 46.5 cm (13 5/8 x 18 5/16 in.) Sheet: 45.4 x 61.5 cm (17 7/8 x 24 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.2825

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate:lower left: Fragonard 1778 Sculp. Invenit; l.c.: L'ARMOIRE

Provenance

William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; by inheritance to his niece, Lydia Evans Tunnard (Mrs. Christopher Tunnard, b. 1913 - d. 1980), New Haven, CT; 1963, year-end gift of Mrs. Christopher Tunnard to the MFA. (Accession date: December 30, 1963)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard, in memory of W. G. Russell Allen