The Strike of the Cat's Paw, or The Pains That Love Causes Us

Artist:
Jean Prud'hon (French, born 1778)
Artist:
After Pierre Paul Prud'hon (French, Cluny 1758–1823 Paris)
Date:
1804–14
Medium:
Etching with stipple and line engraving; second state of two
Dimensions:
image: 15 9/16 x 11 1/4 in. (39.5 x 28.5 cm)
sheet: 20 1/4 x 14 9/16 in. (51.5 x 37 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Georgiana W. Sargent, in memory of John Osborne Sargent, 1924
Accession Number:
24.63.1352
Not on view
Le Coup de Patte du Chat, ou Les Peines Que L'Amour Nous Cause

Inscription: Below image, on left: "Peint par Prud'hon père"; on right: "Gravé par Prud'hon fils"
Below signatures: "A Paris chez Pome Jne. et Cie, rue du Temple 45"
Lower right: "Déposé à la Bibliothèque Impériale."
Georgiana W. Sargent; Donor: Georgiana W. Sargent
Goncourt 147.63; Laveissière 134.85