La Bascule (The Swing)

Jacques-Firmin Beauvarlet, French, 1731 - 1797, after Jean Honore Fragonard, French, 1732 - 1806

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1760

Engraving on wove paper

Proof before all letters

Image: 15 9/16 × 11 5/16 in. (39.5 × 28.8 cm)

Plate: 17 11/16 × 12 1/4 in. (44.9 × 31.1 cm)

Sheet: 17 15/16 × 12 7/16 in. (45.5 × 31.6 cm)

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

PR.997.30.1

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Course History

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

Exhibition History

Love and Play: A Pair of Paintings by Fragonard, The Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, Ohio, January 24-May 4, 2014.

Provenance

Arsene Bonafous-Murat, Paris, France; sold to present collection, 1997.

Catalogue Raisonne

Portalis and Beraldi 10

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