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Lady Walking Seen from Behind (La Femme marchand au fond)

ca. 1710
18th century
113 x 71 mm (4.4 x 2.8 in.)

Jean-Antoine Watteau, French, (1684–1721)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching and engraving on laid paper
State: Fourth of seven states
Print impression quality: Very good
Series: Number 4 from set Figures de Mode
Edition: Etching by Watteau, finished in engraving by Henri-Simon Thomassin, fils
Marks: Signed in plate, lower left: “Vateau inv. et. fect.”
Bibliography: Dacier and Vauflart 47 iv/vii (vol. 3, p. 27); Robert-Dumesnil 6 iii (vol. 2, p. 185); Carlson and Ittmann, cat. 1d; Goncourt (1875) 5.
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1970
Accession Number: 1970.31.10

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  • fashion - A prevailing usually short lived custom, usage, or style. W

  • plate Dimensions: 113 x 71 mm (4.4 x 2.8 in.)

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