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The Drawing Lesson

Engraver:
Jacques Philippe Le Bas (French, Paris 1707–1783 Paris)
Artist:
After Jean Siméon Chardin (French, Paris 1699–1779 Paris)
Publisher:
Jacques Philippe Le Bas (French, Paris 1707–1783 Paris)
Date:
1749–83
Medium:
Etching, engraving; second state
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/4 × 12 1/4 in. (28.5 × 31.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.600.535
Not on view
Etude du Dessein

Princes of Liechtenstein; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," February 26, 1996–May 5, 1996.

Bocher 18.ii
Emmanuel Bocher Jean Baptiste Siméon Chardin: Les gravures françaises du XVIIIe siècle. Librairie des Bibliophiles, Paris, 1876, cat. no. 18.ii, p. 21.



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