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La Soirée des Thuileries: P.318-1940

Object information

Current Location: In storage


La Soirée des Thuileries


Printmaker: Simonet, Jean Baptiste Blaise
Draughtsman: Baudouin, Pierre Antoine (After)
Publisher: Basan, Pierre François



Legal notes

Given by the Baroness de Tuÿll, December 1940.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1940) by Tuyll, Louise Emily Harford, Baroness de


18th century
Production date: AD 1774 : Advertised in 'Mercure de France' May 1774.


State with border and lettering.

School or Style


Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Dediée à Monsieur Boyer de Fonscolombe / Gravée d'après le Tableau / tiré de son Cabinet / Par son très humble et très / Obéisst Serviteur Basan.
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Dedication
  • Text: Se vend à Paris chéz Basan et Piognant Mds d'estampes, rue et hôtel Serpente
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.318-1940
Primary reference Number: 183638
Lawrence/Dighton: 187 IV/IV
Bocher (Baudouin): 47 IV/IV
Portalis/Béraldi: 5
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 22 February 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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