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The Whisperer (Le Soufleur)

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The Whisperer (Le Soufleur)

18th century
382 x 278 mm (15 x 10.9 in.)

François Bernard Lépicié, French, (1698–1755)
After Jean-Siméon Chardin, French, (1699–1779)
Depiction of Jacques-André-Joseph Aved, French, (1702–1766)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching and engraving on laid paper
State: Only state
Print impression quality: Very good
Edition: Published by Lépicié, Quai des Orfèvres, and L. Surugue, rue des Noyers
Marks: Inscribed in plate, lower right: “Lépicié 1744”
Marks: Watermark: No watermark
Bibliography: Bocher 48.
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds, 1998
Accession Number: 1998.10.1

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  • artist portraits
  • male portraits
  • portraits - Representations of real individuals that are intended to capture a known or supposed likeness; for representations of fictional or mythological characters, use "figures (representations)." [March 1993 lead-in term added. April 1991 descriptor m
  • still lifes

  • plate Dimensions: 382 x 278 mm (15 x 10.9 in.)

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