Le Fauconnier (The Falconer)

Célestin François Nanteuil, French, 1813 - 1875
after Thomas Couture, French, 1815 - 1879


after 1845

Lithograph on chine collé mounted on white wove paper

Sheet: 17 5/8 × 12 3/8 in. (44.8 × 31.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Dr. Franz H. Hirschland, Class of 1935P and 1939P



Place Made: France, Europe


19th century

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Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, along margin, at left: T. COUTURE, PINX.; at center: Imp. Bertauts; at right: C. NANTEUIL, LITH.; at lower left: Appartient a M. Deforge; embossed, lower center: LES ARTISTES/ANCIENS/ET MODERNES


Dr. Franz H. Hirschland (1880-1973), New York, New York; given to present collection, 1949.

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