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Fêtes Vénitiennes

1732 (or 1735)
18th century
503 x 370 mm (19.8 x 14.6 in.)

Laurent Cars, French, (1699–1771)
After Jean-Antoine Watteau, French, (1684–1721)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching and engraving on laid paper
State: Fifth of six states
Print impression quality: Very good
Marks: Signed in plate, lower right: “Lau. Cars Sculp.” with full inscriptions
Bibliography: Dacier and Vuaflart 6 v/vi (vol. 3, pp. 9–10); Portalis and Beraldi 17 (vol. 1, p. 315); Courboin 557 (vol. 2, p. 60); Goncourt (1875) 135, p. 125.
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1960
Accession Number: 1960.20.1

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  • dance - Performing art form realized in rhythmic movement, creating visual designs by a series of poses and tracing of patterns through space in the course of measured units of time. [November 1994 scope note added. February 1993 related term added.]
  • dancers - Use for those who engage in the activity of dancing or who practice the art of dance, especially as a profession. [November 1994 scope note added. February 1993 related term added. November 1992 alternate term added.]
  • 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.]
  • music - The art concerned with the combining of vocal or instrumental sounds in measured time to communicate emotions, ideas, or states of mind, usually according to cultural standards of rhythm, melody, and, in most Western music, harmony. [January 1995 scope note added. December 1991 related term added; related term added.]
  • 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: 503 x 370 mm (19.8 x 14.6 in.)

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