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Madame la Comtesse de M... devant aller voir la fameuse experience de l'homme qui devoit se tenir sur un Brasier ardent sans se ressentir des effets de la chaleur fit venir sa Couturiere pour arranger sa plus belle robe que la dite Couturiere desirant...

Series (if any) unknown

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; Gift to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1944

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, late 18th century

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.6 x 22.2 cm (14 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

44.2291

Medium or Technique

Etching with hand-applied color

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Prints