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Allegory

A work made of oil, with touches of black chalk, on tan laid paper, tipped on beige wove paper.
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  • A work made of oil, with touches of black chalk, on tan laid paper, tipped on beige wove paper.

Date:

1770

Artist:

Gabriel Jacques de Saint-Aubin
French, 1724-1780

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Gabriel Jacques de Saint-Aubin

Title

Allegory

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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1770

Medium

Oil, with touches of black chalk, on tan laid paper, tipped on beige wove paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower left, in brush and black oil: "Aubin f. 177[?]"

Dimensions

Max: 13.3 × 9.6 cm (5 1/4 × 3 13/16 in.); Mount: 15.8 × 12.5 cm (6 1/4 × 4 15/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg to the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1998.117

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