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Print, Fantastic flower motif from "Nouvelle Suitte de Cahiers de fleurs idéales", ca. 1760

This is a Print. It was designed by Jean-Baptiste Pillement and etched by Anne Allen. It is dated ca. 1760 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is etching a la poupée and orange, teal, green, indigo, and red ink on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

23.5 × 17.6 cm (9 1/4 × 6 15/16 in.)

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Print, Fantastic flower motif from "Nouvelle Suitte de Cahiers de fleurs idéales", ca. 1760; Designed by Jean-Baptiste Pillement (French, 1728–1808); France; etching a la poupée and orange, teal, green, indigo, and red ink on paper; 23.5 × 17.6 cm (9 1/4 × 6 15/16 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-16

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