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The Arrival of the Wine Vat

Artist:
Joseph Marie Vien (French, Montpellier 1716–1809 Paris)
Date:
ca.1755
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
sheet: 7 1/16 x 17 3/8 in. (18 x 44.2 cm) image: 6 1/4 x 16 3/4 in. (15.8 x 42.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 2011
Accession Number:
2011.540
Not on view
Vendor: Paul Prouté, Paris
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. 111, 177, 182, 199, ill.



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