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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2016.90
People
Gilles Antoine Demarteau ( Liège 1750 - 1802 Paris)
After Jean-Baptiste Huet, French (Paris 1745 - 1811 Paris)
Title
Autumn
Other Titles
Original Language Title: L'Automne
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1785
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/355638
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Etching and aquatint with mezzotint and stipple
Technique
Etching and aquatint
Dimensions
sheet: 28.8 × 36.9 cm (11 5/16 × 14 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: in plate, lower left: J. B. huet pinxit.
  • inscription: in plate, lower center: L'AUTOMNE. / Paris chez Demarteau graveur. Cloitre St. Benoit
  • inscription: in plate, lower right: Demarteau sculp. 1785 / No. 634
  • inscription: in image, lower left: 1784
  • inscription: verso, top left, graphite: 292
  • inscription: verso, lower right, graphite: [illeg. text]
  • inscription: verso, lower center, graphite: Bristol [illeg. text] / [illeg.] 44
  • inscription: below image: [faded illeg. text in French]
Provenance
[Piasa, Paris, September 29, 2005, lot 99]. Carlo Antonetto, Lugano, sold; to [PRPH Rare Books, New York, NY], sold; to Harvard Art Museums, 2016.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
IFF, vol. VI, no. 47, pp. 489-90
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Acquisition Fund for Prints
Accession Year
2016
Object Number
2016.90
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Catalogue des estampes gravées au crayon d’après différens maîtres, qui se vendent à Paris chés Demarteau, graveur du Roi, auct. cat. (Paris, 1788), no. 634 [reference citation]

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