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Identification and Creation
Object Number
M8995
People
Jean Louis Delignon, French (1755 - 1804)
After Jean-Jacques-François Lebarbier, French (Rouen 1738 - 1826 Paris)
Title
If my lips were only cherries, how I would toss them to them.
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Que mes lèvres ne sont-elles des cerises ! Comme je les leurs jetterais ainsi de bon cœur
Series/Book Title: Illustration from J.J. Rousseau's Confessions
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
18th century
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/272665
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Engraving
Dimensions
Image: 10.5 × 7 cm (4 1/8 × 2 3/4 in.)
Sheet: 16.7 × 9.7 cm (6 9/16 × 3 13/16 in.)
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
IFF, vol. VI, no. 163, p. 274
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of W. G. Russell Allen and Paul J. Sachs
Accession Year
1938
Object Number
M8995
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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