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Mosaic of Le Fontaine's Fables

A work made of etching and engraving in black on ivory wove paper.
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  • A work made of etching and engraving in black on ivory wove paper.

Date:

1789

Artist:

Jean Philippe Guy Le Gentil
French, 1750–1824

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jean-Philippe-Guy Le Gentil

Title

Mosaic of Le Fontaine's Fables

Origin

France

Date

1789

Medium

Etching and engraving in black on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

437 × 433 mm (plate); 530 × 520 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

The Amanda S. Johnson and Marion J. Livingston Endowment Fund

Reference Number

2020.23

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