L'Armoire (The Cupboard)

Jean Honoré Fragonard, French, 1732 - 1806

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1778

Etching on laid paper

Sheet: 16 1/4 × 21 5/8 in. (41.2 × 55 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Phyllis and Bertram Geller 1937 Memorial Fund

PR.996.32.1

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in plate, lower left margin: fragonard 1778 sculp. invenit; lower center: L'ARMOIRE

Course History

HUM 1.05/HUM 1.06/HUM 1.07, Dialogues with the Classics, Klaus Mladek, Michelle Clarke, Andrea Tarnowski, Fall 2019

HUM 1.02/HUM 1.03/HUM 1.04, Dialogues with the Classics, Carolyn Dever, Paul Carranza, Antonia Gomez, Fall 2019

HUM 1, Dialogue with the Classics, Andrea Tarnowski, Spring 2019

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

Exhibition History

Teaching the History of Western Art 1500-Present, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, ArtH2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 27-March 11, 2001.

Making Connections at the Hood Museum of Art, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 20-April 14, 2009.

Intimate Encounters: Love and Domesticity in Eighteenth-Century France, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 4, 1997-January 4, 1998; The Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, Ohio, February 15-May 10, 1998; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas, May 31-August 23, 1998, no. P11.

From Altarpiece to Portrait: Assembling a European Collection, Harrington Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26-April 14, 2019.

Aspects of Human Experience: Works from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 12, 1998-March 14, 1999.

Publication History

Richard Rand, Intimate Encounters: Love and Domesticity in Eighteenth-Century France, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1997, ill. p.78, fig. 32, listed p.206, no. P11.

Provenance

Hill-Stone, Inc., New York, New York; sold to present collection, 1996.

Catalogue Raisonne

Wildenstein 23; Baudicour 2

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