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L'éplucheuse de salade: P.19-1949

Object information

Current Location: In storage


L'éplucheuse de salade


Printmaker: Beauvarlet, Jacques-Firmin
Painter: Jeaurat, Étienne (After)



Legal notes

Bought from the Perceval Fund

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1949)


17th Century#
Production date: in or after AD 1753 : Jeurat's painting featured in the 1753 Salon


Later state, without Jeurat's address and with the addition of a coat of arms between the columns of verse.

School or Style


Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Prenez garder a vos oeufs la belle, / Cet enfant les d’erobera : / Un jour si n’etes pas cruelle, / Bien d’autres choses il vous prendra :
  • Location: Plate lower centre (two columns)
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.19-1949
Primary reference Number: 184454
BN Inventaire (17thC): 77 II/II
Portalis/Béraldi: 12
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 22 February 2022 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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