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Bacchanal: Arrival at the Wine Vat

Artist:
Joseph Marie Vien (French, Montpellier 1716–1809 Paris)
Date:
ca.1755
Medium:
pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash
Dimensions:
sheet: 6 5/16 x 16 9/16 in. (16 x 42 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Alain and Marie-Christine van den Broek d'Obrenan Gift, 2008
Accession Number:
2008.599
Not on view
Signature: Signed in pen and brown ink at lower right, "j.m. vien."
sale, Millon & Associés, 26 June 2008, lot 186; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Artists and Amateurs: Etching in Eighteenth-Century France," October 1, 2013–January 5, 2014.

Perrin Stein Artists and Amateurs: Etching in 18th-Century France. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2013, cat. no. 110, 177, 180, 199, ill.



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