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Le Baiser Dangereux: P.141-1959

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Le Baiser Dangereux


Printmaker: Flipart, Charles François
Painter: Fragonard, Jean Honoré (After)
Publisher: Crépy, Jean Baptiste




History note: From an unidentified collection [initials J/T and L entwined, in a circle]; bt. Sotheby's 11 June 1959, part of lot 219.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1959) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


18th century
Production date: AD 1773 : Announced in the 'Avant Coureur' March 1773

School or Style


Components of the work

Support composed of wove paper

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Peint par J. H Fragonar Peintre du Roi
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Name
  • Text: Gravé par F. Flipart.
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Name
  • Text: Crepy ex.
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Name
  • Text: Le Baiser Dangereux
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Tiré du Cabinet de Mr le Brun.
  • Location: Plate lwoer centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.141-1959
Primary reference Number: 184439
BN Inventaire (18thC): 12
Lugt: undescribed
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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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