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Studies of a Couple Seated on the Ground, Looking at a Songbook

Artist:
Nicolas Lancret (French, Paris 1690–1743 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1740
Medium:
Red, black, and white chalk on light gray-brown paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/4 x 14 9/16 in. (26 x 37 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift and Harry G. Sperling Fund, 2012
Accession Number:
2012.107
Not on view
Vendor: Christophe Janet
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," November 26, 2012–February 24, 2013.

Musée Jacquemart-André. "Jean-Antoine Watteau et la fête galante," March 14, 2014–July 21, 2014.

De Watteau à Fragonard: Les Fêtes Galantes. Antwerp: Mercatorfonds, 2014, cat. no. 34, 108-109, ill.



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