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The Dance from a set of the Italian Village Scenes

Designer: François Boucher
(French, Paris 1703–1770 Paris)

Maker: Workshop of Nicolas Besnier (French, 1686–1754, master 1714)
Maker: Workshop of Jean-Baptiste Oudry (French, Paris 1686–1755 Beauvais)
Manufactory: Beauvais
Date: ca. 1744–53
Culture: French, Beauvais
Medium: Wool, silk (21-23 warps per inch, 8-9 per cm.)
Dimensions: H. 127 x W. 95 inches (322.6 x 241.3 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line: Gift of W. Bayard Cutting, 1942
Accession Number: 42.34

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