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A girl holding a pet bird and a schoolbook. Line engraving by J.G. Wille, 1771, after J.E. Schenau.

  • Schenau, Johann Eleazar, 1737-1806
Date
1771
Reference
676596i
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About this work

Description

She also holds a muff and some papers, and is surrounded by a trompe l'oeil window frame

Publication/Creation

Paris (Quay des Augustins) : chez l'auteur [Wille], 1771.

Physical description

1 print : line engraving, with etching ; platemark 24.7 x 18 cm

Lettering

Petite écolière. Peint par Schenau peintre de S.A.E. de Saxe. Gravé par I.G. Wille, graveur du roi 1771. Dédié à son excellence monsieur le baron de Groschlag ... Par son très humble et très obéissant serviteur Wille. Le tableau est dans le cabinet de Mr Wille

Lettering note

Lettering set around coat of arms of Baron von Groschlag
Bears lettering, top left: "16te Platte"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 676596i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • French


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