Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Man and Woman Reading

Series/Portfolio:
Scenes of Chinese Life (Scenes de la vie Chinoise)
Artist and publisher:
Gabriel Huquier (French, Orléans 1695–1772 Paris)
Artist:
After François Boucher (French, Paris 1703–1770 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1742
Medium:
Etching and engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed): 11 7/8 × 9 5/16 in. (30.1 × 23.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.600.1019(10)
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in plate, below image, center: F. Boucher. inv. Huquier. sculp. et ex. C.P.R. ruë St Jacque.
Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Guilmard 1169 F; Guerinet 12–22; SKB 4195(1)
Armand Guérinet Peinture décorative au XVIIIe siècle, 1re série. n.d., cat. no. 12-22.

Désiré Guilmard Les maîtres ornemanistes.... 2 vols., Paris, 1880, cat. no. 1169 F.

Gemäldegalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Katalog der Ornamentstich-sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin. Berlin and Leipzig, 1939, cat. no. 4195(1).



Related Objects

Book of Vases

Artist: Gabriel Huquier (French, Orléans 1695–1772 Paris) Date: 1742–50 Medium: Etching Accession: 33.57.16 On view in:Not on view

Chinese Peepshow

Artist: Gabriel Huquier (French, Orléans 1695–1772 Paris) Medium: Etching and Engraving Accession: 49.108.2 On view in:Not on view

[Book of different species of birds, flowers, plants, and trophies of China]

Artist: Engraved by Gabriel Huquier (French, Orléans 1695–1772 Paris) Date: 18th century Medium: Engraving, hand-colored Accession: 33.29 On view in:Not on view

Pastorale

Artist: Gabriel Huquier (French, Orléans 1695–1772 Paris) Date: 18th century Medium: Etching and engraving Accession: 53.600.1091 On view in:Not on view