Le Renard vaincu (The Vanquished Fox); Fox Hunt

Jean Baptiste Oudry, French, 1686 - 1755

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1725

Etching on laid paper

Plate: 14 3/4 × 11 1/2 in. (37.5 × 29.2 cm)

Sheet: 15 5/8 × 12 5/8 in. (39.7 × 32.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Guernsey Center Moore 1904 Memorial Fund, the Class of 1935 Memorial Fund, the Mrs. Harvey P. Hood W‘18 Fund, the Julia L. Whittier Fund, and the Hood Museum of Art Acquisitions Fund

PR.997.3.3

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Peint pour le Roy par J. B. Oudry, et gravee par lui-meme.; lower right: A Paris chez Huquier.; lower center: Tel fut l‘effroi des Poulaillers / Qui fait icy triste figure: / On croiroit voir d‘apres nature / Cartouche pris par les archers. / L.C.; upper right: 3 Watermark: Heart and G (?)

Provenance

James A. Bergquist, Boston, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 1997.

Catalogue Raisonne

Robert-Dumesnil 3; Hal N. Opperman, Jean-Baptiste Oudry, New York, 1977, no. E53.

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