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L'Avare qui a Perdu son Trésor (The Miser who Lost his Treasure) (Volume I, Page 177), from Oeuvres de La Fontaine. Nouvelle Edition. Revue, mise en ordre et accompagnée de notes Par C.A. Walkenaer, membre de l'Institut. A Paris chez Lefèvre, Libraire. Rue de L'Eperon No. 6. MDCCCXXII

Series/Portfolio:
Oeuvres de La Fontaine. Nouvelle Edition. Revue, mise en ordre et accompagnée de notes Par C.A. Walkenaer, membre de l'Institut. A Paris chez Lefèvre, Libraire. Rue de L'Eperon No. 6. MDCCCXXII
Artist:
Schroeder (French, active 19th century)
Artist:
After Jean Michel Moreau the Younger (French, Paris 1741–1814 Paris)
Author:
Jean de La Fontaine (French, Château-Thierry 1621–1695 Paris)
Publisher:
Lefèvre
Date:
1820
Medium:
Etching and engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/4 × 7 1/16 in. (27.3 × 18 cm) Plate: 9 1/16 × 7 1/16 in. (23 × 18 cm) Sheet: 6 5/8 × 4 13/16 in. (16.8 × 12.2 cm) laid down within platemark
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.500.627(15)
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: Moreau del.
At lower right: Schroeder sculp.

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Vendor: Maurice Sloog
Bocher II.330.902 Edition de 1822
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