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La Botanique: P.14-2022

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Current Location: In storage


La Botanique
'The Sciences'


Printmaker: Cochin, Charles Nicolas I
Painter: Lajoue, Jacques II de (After)
Publisher: Chéreau, la Veuve




After designs by Lajoue for overdoors for the duc de Picquigny in Paris.

Legal notes

Given by the Executors of the Estate of David Scrase, 2022

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2022) by Executors of the Estate of David Scrase


18th century
Production date: AD 1738


Plate later altered to elliptical border, with hatching at corners?

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14-2022
Primary reference Number: 307397
BN Inventaire (18thC): 247?
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Created: Friday 5 November 2021 Updated: Friday 20 May 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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