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Le Negligé ou toilette du matin: P.102-1940

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Current Location: In storage


Le Negligé ou toilette du matin


Printmaker: Le Bas, Jacques Philippe
Painter: Chardin, Jean Baptiste Siméon (After)
Publisher: Le Bas, Jacques Philippe




History note: Colnaghi; bt. John Charrington [Lugt 572], July 1935; sale (Christie's) 19 June 1940, part of lot no. 24.

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Given by the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum, with the aid of a contribution from the National Art-Collections Fund and from E. E. Barron, August 1940.

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Method of acquisition: Given (1940) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


18th Century
Production date: AD 1741

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  • Text: Avant que la Raison l’éclaire, / Elle prend du Miroir les avis sédiusans. / Dans le désir et l’Art de plaire, / Les Belles, je levois, ne sont jamais Enfans / Lépicié
  • Location: Plate lower centre, in two columns
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.102-1940
Primary reference Number: 184023
BN Inventaire (18thC): 129
Bocher (Chardin): 33a II/II
Lugt: 572
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 22 February 2022 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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