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

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Titles

Le Negligé ou toilette du matin

Maker(s)

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

Notes

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

Legal notes

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.

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

18th century
Production date: AD 1741

School or Style

French

Techniques used in production

Engraving Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • 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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Audit data

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

Associated departments & institutions

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

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