Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Les Chevaliers Danois Séduis par les Nymphes d'Armide (The Danish Knights Seduced by the Nymphs of Armida)

Artist:
Jacques Firmin Beauvarlet (French, Abbeville 1731–1797)
Artist:
Louis Lagrenée (French, Paris 1725–1805 Paris)
Publisher:
Jacques Firmin Beauvarlet (French, Abbeville 1731–1797)
Date:
ca. 1785
Medium:
Etching and engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 18 3/4 × 24 7/16 in. (47.7 × 62.1 cm)
Plate: 17 15/16 × 22 11/16 in. (45.5 × 57.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gertrude and Thomas Jefferson Mumford Collection, Gift of Dorothy Quick Mayer, 1942
Accession Number:
42.119.99
Not on view
Inscription: At bottom center: LES CHEVALIERS DANOIS SÉDUIS PAR LES NYMPHES D'ARMIDE. / Dessinés et Gravés par J. Beauvarlet, d'après le Tableau de F. Lagrenée. / A Paris, chez l'Augeur, rue l'Egalité, ci-devant Condé, No. 11.
At lower right: Ecrit par Dien

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp / GIFT OF DOROTHY QUICK MAYER, 1942 / THE GERTRUDE AND THOMAS J. MUMFORD COLLECTION
Dorothy Quick Mayer; Donor: Dorothy Quick Mayer (American)
Bibliothèque Nationale II.256-57.101; Sandoz I.281-82.371B; Plate XXI.No.371B; Le Blanc I.224.39
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