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People skating and sledging with their dogs on the ice of a frozen river in the Netherlands; representing the pleasures of winter. Engraving by P.C Canot, 1759, after J. Pillement.

  • Pillement, Jean, 1728-1808.
Date
December ye 26th 1759
Reference
3063601i
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Description

The Netherlands are indicated by windmills

Publication/Creation

London : Publish'd according to Act of Parliament [by Charles Leviez?], December ye 26th 1759.

Physical description

1 print : engraving, with etching ; image 37.5 x 49.6 cm

Lettering

Les plaisirs de l'hiver. Gravé par P.C. Canot d'après le dessin original de même grandeur, inventé et dessiné par Jean Pillement.

References note

Marcel Roux, Inventaire du fonds français, graveurs du XVIIIe siècle, Bibliothèque nationale, département des estampes, tome III, Paris 1934, p. 418, no. 25

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 3063601i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • French
  • English


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