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The Fête of 1674, Versailles: Fifth Day, August 18, Fireworks on the Grand Canal

Artist:
Jean Le Pautre (French, Paris 1618–1682 Paris)
Date:
later reprint of 1675–76 plate
Medium:
Etching and engraving
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1930
Accession Number:
30.22(32.57)
Not on view
Divertissements données par le roi en 1674, au retrour de la conquête de la Franche-Comté (plate 5)

Calcographie du Louvre, vol. 32, plate 57

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints, Fireworks! Four Centuries of Pyrotechnics in Prints and Drawings," June 6, 2000–July 9, 2000.

Chalcographie du Louvre, cat. no.3523
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