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Print, A Little Shepherdess, 1740–45

This is a Print. It was designed by Alexis Peyrotte. It is dated 1740–45 and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is hand-colored etching with watercolors on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

79.5 x 56.5 cm (31 5/16 x 22 1/4 in. )

It is inscribed

Bottom left: "[artist's monogram] Sc."; at right: "a Lyon chez Pariset."

Cite this object as

Print, A Little Shepherdess, 1740–45; Designed by Alexis Peyrotte (French, 1699–1769); France; hand-colored etching with watercolors on paper; 79.5 x 56.5 cm (31 5/16 x 22 1/4 in. ); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1921-22-261

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Rooms with a View: Landscape & Wallpaper.

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