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Pierre Etienne Moitte

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Partie de Plaisirs

ca. 1750-1760
18th century
460 x 345 mm (18.1 x 13.6 in.)

Pierre Etienne Moitte, French, (1722–1780)
After Nicolas Lancret, French, (1690–1743)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching and engraving on laid paper
Print impression quality: Very good
Edition: Dedicated to Lalive de Jully.
Marks: Signed in plate, lower right: “P.E. Moitte sculp.”
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Julius Model (Lugt 1488a)
Bibliography: Bocher, Chardin/Lancret 57 A; Portalis and Beraldi 10 (vol. 3, p. 114).
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1966
Accession Number: 1966.30.1

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  • genre - Use for pictorial representations, which may be in various media, that represent scenes or events from everyday life; usually used with another term such as "paintings" or "prints." [April 1991 descriptor moved.]
  • theater (discipline) - Use for the professionally oriented study of theater, involving training, practice, and study in the processes of doing theater. For the academically oriented study of theater, use "drama." [August 1995 descriptor changed, was "theater". April 1993 related term added.]

  • plate Dimensions: 460 x 345 mm (18.1 x 13.6 in.)

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