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Dame prenant son thé: P.90-1940

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Current Location: In storage


Dame prenant son thé


Printmaker: Filloeul, Pierre
Painter: Chardin, Jean Baptiste Siméon (After)
Publisher: Filloeul, Pierre




History note: Daniell; bt. John Charrington [Lugt 572], 1935; sale (Christie's) 19 June 1940, part of lot no. 21.

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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: circa AD 1749

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Support composed of wove paper

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  • Text: Que le-jeune Damis seroit heureux, Climene, / Si cette bouillante liqueur / Pouvoit échausfer votre coeur, / Et si le sucre avoit la vertu souveraine / D’adoucir ce qu’en votre humeur / Cet amant trouve de rigueur.
  • Location: Plate lower centre, in two columns
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.90-1940
Primary reference Number: 184046
BN Inventaire (18thC): 127 I/III
Bocher (Chardin): 13
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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