Petit Waux-hall (The Small Waux Hall)

Pierre-Alexandre Wille, French, 1748 - 1837

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1780

Etching and engraving on paper

Image: 13 3/4 × 20 5/16 in. (35 × 51.6 cm)

Sheet: 17 7/16 × 23 7/8 in. (44.3 × 60.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the David G. Stahl 1947 Fund

2016.25.1

Publisher

Pierre-Alexandre Wille, Paris

Geography

Place Made: France, Europe

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Research Area

Print

Not on view

Inscriptions

Inscribed, in plate, lower right margin: Dessiné et Gravé par P.A. Wille Fils 1780.; titled and inscribed, in plate, lower center: PETIT WAUX-HALL / à Paris chés l’Auteur, rue de la Comédie Francoise Cour du Commerce F.S.G; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, lower left: A; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, lower right: 4Th / G.; Collector’s Mark, stamped, in ink, lower right: FH [Lugt No. 3373]

Course History

HIST 47, The French Revolution, Darrin McMahon, Spring 2019

Provenance

François Heugel, Paris (Lugt No. 3373); Susan Schulman Printseller, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 2016.

Catalogue Raisonne

Prosper de Baudicour Vol. 2: 6

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