Exhibitions/ Art Object

Mezzetin

Artist:
Benoît Audran II (French, Paris 1698–1772 Paris)
Artist:
after Antoine Watteau (French, Valenciennes 1684–1721 Nogent-sur-Marne)
Date:
18th century
Medium:
Etching and engraving; fourth state of four
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1935
Accession Number:
35.2
Not on view
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," April 14, 1997–July 20, 1997.

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