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L’Abus de la crédulité: P.818-1948

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Current Location: In storage


L’Abus de la crédulité


Printmaker: Launay, Nicolas de
Painter: Aubry, Étienne (After)
Publisher: Launay, Nicolas de



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1948) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


18th century
Production date: AD 1786 : Advertised in the 'Journal de Paris' July 1786.


State before the dedication to Madame le Marquise d'Ambert

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.818-1948
Primary reference Number: 184447
Lawrence/Dighton: 108 II/III
BN Inventaire (18thC): 245 II/III
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 22 February 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

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

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