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Le  Fluteur (The Flutist)

Le Fluteur (The Flutist)

 
 
description

Summary

after a painting by Alexis Grimou, painter, 1678-1733 (artist notes)
French (artist nationality)
engraver (artist role)
Grimou, Alexis, 1678-1733 (original artist)
Recto: l. l.: (just beneath image) Peint par Grimoud; l. r.: (just beneath image) Gravé par Lépicié. 1740.; l. c.: Le Fluteur. / Le Tableau Original est dans le Cabinet de Mr. Froment. / a Paris chez L. Surugue Graveur du Roy, rue des Noyers vis à vis le Mur de St. Ives. / Avec privilege du Roy.; Verso: (in pencil) u. l.: Ritti / Apr. 1928 / 3.00 [and] 10; l. l.: C575/232; l. c.: Grimoud / lr (inscription)
Engraving and etching. (medium)
Sheet trimmed to plate impression at top edge, and having a 1/4 inch margin at left and 1/8 inch margin at right; trimmed above plate impression at bottom edge. (condition)
Paul Ritti, Librairie Ritti, Paris, 4 April 1928. (provenance)
Recorder (instrument)
18th century (century)
Works of art - - Single Players (miller category)

date_range

Date

1700 - 1799
person

Contributors

Lépicié, François-Bernard -- 1698-1755 (artist)
create

Source

Library of Congress
copyright

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