Signed and dated, in plate, lower right margin: G. Scotin Sculp 1731.; titled, in plate, lower center margin: Arrivee de L'operateur a l'hostellerie. / Roman comique Tome premier Chap 15. / a Paris chez L. Surugue graveur du Roy rue des Noyers entre les deux premierre portes cocheres vis a vis St.Yves. [t in St. superscript]; inscribed, in plate, lower left margin: J.B. Pater pinxit; inscribed, in plate, lower right margin: a vec Privilege du Roy.; inscribed, in graphite, lower left margin: c 817/HI; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse, lower right corner: K237; inscribed, in graphite, on mat, lower left corner: Gerard Scotin after Jean-Baptiste-Joseph Pater. Engraving. 1731.; inscribed, in graphite, on mat, lower right corner: $550.
Susan Schulman Printseller, New York and Carolyn Bullard Fine Prints and Drawings, Dallas, Texas; given to present collection, 2008.
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