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Françoise de Grasigny

A work made of mezzotint on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of mezzotint on ivory laid paper.




Jean Baptiste André Gautier d’Agoty (French, 1740-1786)
possibly after Edme Garand (French, active 1752)
or possibly after Jean Baptiste Garand (French, died c. 1780)

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Jean Baptiste André Gautier d'Agoty


Françoise de Grasigny


France (Artist's nationality:)

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Artist's working dates 1760–1786


Mezzotint on ivory laid paper


Image: 23.5 × 19.2 cm (9 5/16 × 7 9/16 in.); Plate: 25.7 × 20.8 cm (10 1/8 × 8 1/4 in.); Sheet: 32.5 × 23.5 cm (12 13/16 × 9 5/16 in.)

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The Wallace L. DeWolf and Joseph Brooks Fair Collections

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