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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2016.95
People
Mauclerc, French (active in the 18th century)
After Jean Frédéric Schall, French (Strasbourg 1752 - 1825 Paris)
Title
When Marriage Sleeps, Love Awakens
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Quand l'Hymen dort, l'Amour veille
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
c. 1780
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/355762
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Color-printed stipple engraving
Technique
Stipple engraving
Dimensions
Image: 35 × 42.5 cm (13 3/4 × 16 3/4 in.)
Plate: 39.4 × 46 cm (15 1/2 × 18 1/8 in.)
Sheet: 40.6 × 47.5 cm (16 × 18 11/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, lower right, graphite: 10068
  • inscription: lower left, in plate, below image: Challe Pinxt.
  • inscription: lower right, in plate, below image: Maucler Sculpt.
  • inscription: lower center, below image, in plate: Quand l'Hymen dort, l' Amour veille. / A Paris, Chez Vidal, Graveur, Rue de la Harpe, No. 181.
Provenance
[Kennedy Gallery, New York], sold; to [Donald A. Heald Rare Books, Prints & Maps], sold; to Harvard Art Museums, 2016
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gray Collection of Engravings Fund
Accession Year
2016
Object Number
2016.95
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Ralph Nevill, French Prints of the Eighteenth Century, Macmillan and Co. (London, 1908), p. 121 [reference citation]

André Girodie, Un Peintre de Fêtes Galantes: Jean-Frédéric Schall (Strasbourg 1752 - Paris 1825), A. & F. Kahn (Strasbourg, 1927), pp. 23-24 +42 + 71 [reference citation]

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