Le Dessin (Drawing), Plate 7 from the series Occupations des Dames (The Twelve Occupations of Women)
Daniel Nikolaus Chodowiecki, German, 1726 - 1801
Etching on laid paper
Sheet: 3 7/16 × 2 1/16 in. (8.7 × 5.2 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Maida and George Abrams
Almanach Généaologique, Berlin
Place Made: Germany, Europe
Not on view
Inscribed, in plate, upper right: 7; inscribed, in plate, lower center: Le dessin; inscribed, in plate, lower left margin: D. Chodowiecki del & sculpt; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, center: 355; Collector's mark, reverse, stamped, in blue ink, center: [flower] [unidentified; possibly Lugt 2878 or 2878a]
Maida Stocker Abrams (1938-2002) and George S. Abrams, Boston, Massachusetts; given to present collection, 1974.
E. Wormsbacher, 1982/1988, no. 756.; Engelmann 1857 355.II
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