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Composition with the Medici Vase, from Recueil de Compositions par Lagrenée Le Jeune (Collection of Compositions by Lagrenée the Younger)

Series/Portfolio:
Recueil de Compositions par Lagrenée Le Jeune
Artist:
Jean Jacques Lagrenée (French, Paris 1739–1821 Paris)
Published in:
Paris
Date:
1782
Medium:
Etching and aquatint
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 7/8 × 21 9/16 in. (40.4 × 54.7 cm) Plate: 8 1/2 × 11 5/16 in. (21.6 × 28.8 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Arthur Ross Foundation Gift and Charles Z. Offin Fund, 1999
Accession Number:
1999.2(3)
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: a. 1782
Pascal Virebent; Vendor: Bernard Quaritch, Ltd. (London)
Baudicour 228-29.50; Sandoz II.235-36; Plate XXII no. 151B(150); Bibliothèque Nationale XII.316-17.52
Mary L. Myers French Architectural and Ornament Drawings of the Eighteenth Century. Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1991, cat. no. 29, pp. 77-78, ill.



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