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Pierrot Catching a Fly

A work made of oil on canvas.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of oil on canvas.

Date:

1740/50

Artist:

Attributed to Philippe Mercier
French, 1689-1760

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Painting and Sculpture of Europe

Artist

Philippe Mercier

Title

Pierrot Catching a Fly

Origin

France

Date

1740–1750

Medium

Oil on canvas

Dimensions

58.6 × 74 cm (23 1/16 × 29 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Sterling Morton

Reference Number

1969.333

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