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Les Plaisirs du Seigneur / Les Plaisirs des Paysans: 31.K.5-37

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Current Location: In storage


Les Plaisirs du Seigneur / Les Plaisirs des Paysans


Printmaker: Le Bas, Jacques Philippe
Painter: Miel, Jan (After)
Publisher: Le Bas, Jacques Philippe



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


18th century
Production date: AD 1771


Two compositions engraved on one undivided plate.

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Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Dédié à Mr. le Vicomte de Choiseul Ambassadeur du Roi auprès de / S.M. le Roi des deux Siciles par son très humble et très obéissant serviteur J. P. Le Bas
  • Location: Margin of both prints
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Dedication
  • Text: Tiré du Cabiniet de Mr. le Duc de Praslin
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: 31.K.5-37
Primary reference Number: 184386
BN Inventaire (18thC): undescribed
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 7 August 2011 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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