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Design: Draped Figures, from Encyclopédie

A work made of etching, with engraving, on cream laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching, with engraving, on cream laid paper.

Date:

1762/77

Artist:

A. J. Defehrt (French, active 18th century)
after de la Hire (French, active 18th century)
published by André le Breton (French, 1708-1779), Michel-Antoine David (French, c. 1707-1769), Laurent Durand (French, 1712-1763), and Antoine-Claude Briasson (French, 1700-1775)

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

A. J. Defehrt

Title

Design: Draped Figures, from Encyclopédie

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

1762–1777

Medium

Etching, with engraving, on cream laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 32.2 × 21.5 cm (12 11/16 × 8 1/2 in.); Plate: 35.5 × 22.5 cm (14 × 8 7/8 in.); Sheet: 40 × 26 cm (15 3/4 × 10 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

The Art Institute of Chicago

Reference Number

1941.133.76

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