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A waterfall. Etching by J. Moyreau, 1729, after A. Watteau.

  • Watteau, Antoine, 1684-1721.
Date
[1729]
Reference
2952431i
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Description

A herdsman with goats and sheep stands on the left. Left foreground, a locus amoenus in which two pairs of men and women rest and disport. Right background, large buildings with a tower

Publication/Creation

Paris (ruë St. Jacques aux deux pilliers d'or) : chez F. Chereau graveur du Roy avec privilege du Roy, [1729]

Physical description

1 print : etching ; platemark 34.3 x 40.8 cm

Lettering

La chute d'eau. Gravé d'apres le tableau original peint par Watteau ... Aquae lapsus. Scalptus iuxta exemplar à Watteavo depictum ... Du cabinet de Mr. de Julienne. A. Watteau pinxit. J. Moyreau sculp.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2952431i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • French
  • Latin


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