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The Village Festival (Fête de village dans la campagne romaine)

Artist:
Jean-Baptiste Marie Pierre (French, Paris 1714–1789 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1735–40
Medium:
Etching; proof state
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 9/16 x 16 15/16 in. (31.9 x 43.1 cm) plate: 12 1/16 x 16 9/16 in. (30.7 x 42 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.50.249
Not on view
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," February 8, 1999–May 3, 1999.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Artists and Amateurs: Etching in Eighteenth-Century France," October 1, 2013–January 5, 2014.

Lesur and Aaron 479.G.5; Baudicour.I (Supplement).52.28; Portalis&Beraldi.III.310
Perrin Stein Artists and Amateurs: Etching in 18th-Century France. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2013, cat. no. 62, 110, 193, ill.



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