Print, The Sense of Smell, ca. 1750
This is a print. It was designed by François-Thomas Mondon. It is dated ca. 1750 and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is etching, brush and watercolor on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
Its dimensions are
19 5/16 X 21 15/16 in. (49.0 X 55.8 cm)
It is inscribed
In a framing with an arched top, and an escutcheon, bottom center, inscribed: "L"ODORAT." Bottom margin, left: "Mondon invenit;" center: "a Paris ches Charpentier rue St. Jacques au Coq. Avec privilege du Roy." Fragmentary framing line.
Cite this object as
Print, The Sense of Smell, ca. 1750; Designed by François-Thomas Mondon (French, ca. 1709 – 1755); France; etching, brush and watercolor on paper; 19 5/16 X 21 15/16 in. (49.0 X 55.8 cm); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1921-22-290