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Panel with fantastic bird

Inscription

In plate lower left: J. Pillement Inv et del. In plate lower right: J. J. Avril Sculp. In plate upper left: E In plate upper right: 3

Provenance

G. Mathias; from whom purchased by MFA, July 1930.

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund

Album of Chinese Ornament Panels

Second half of the 18th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Riotor [1930], vol. 2, cf. pl. 32

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.5 x 24.8 cm (14 x 9 3/4 in.) Mount: 43.2 x 27.8 cm (17 x 10 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.1214.3

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

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