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Two figures with knees bent, facing left balancing on a fantastic see saw

Inscription

In the plate: U.r.: 3; L.l.: J. Pillement Inv. et Sculp.; L.r.: J.J. Avril Sculp.

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 7/1/1930 [exact to month]

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund

Cahier de balançoires chinoises

Late 18th century

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.3 x 24.7 cm (13 7/8 x 9 3/4 in.) Mount: 43 x 27.5 cm (16 15/16 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.1213.2

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

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