La Toilette des Nymphs (The Toilette of the Nymphs)

Jean-Claude Richard, Abbe de Saint-Non, French, 1727 - 1791, after François Boucher, French, 1703 - 1770

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1766

Etching with brown aquatint on Laid paper

Overall: 8 3/4 × 10 1/2 in. (22.2 × 26.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Class of 1935 Memorial Fund

PR.993.7

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, lower left, in plate: Boucher del.; lower right: Saint Non Sc. 1766

Course History

ARTH 17.2, FILM 50, When Media Were New, Katie Hornstein, Spring 2014

Exhibition History

Remembrance of Things Past: Prints and Photographs from the Class of 1935 Memorial Fund, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 9-September 3, 2000.

Figure Studies, Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 8, 1993 - January 9, 1994

A Decade of Collecting, 1985-1995: Old Master and Nineteenth Century European Prints from the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 9, 1995-February 4, 1996, no. 23.

Publication History

Richard Rand, "A Decade of Collecting, 1985-1995: Old Master and Nineteenth-Century European Prints", Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1995, no. 23.

Louis Guimbaud, Saint-Non et Fragonard, d'apres des documents inedits, Paris, Le Goupy, 1928, no. 37.

Provenance

Paul McCarron, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 1993.

Catalogue Raisonne

Guimbaud, no. 37; P. Jean-Richard, L'Oeuvre grave de Francois Boucher dans la Collection Edmond de Rothschild, no. 1578.

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