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Old Woman from Normandy, 1770

  • burin engraving, paper
  • 250 x 185 mm
  • Inv. 2014-EY

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Johann Georg Wille RKD
Giessen 1715 - Paris 1808
engravers (printmakers)AAT

Pierre Alexandre Wille RKD
Paris 1748 - Paris 1837

Johann Georg Wille RKD
Giessen 1715 - Paris 1808

Title Old Woman from Normandy
Date 1770
Period 18th century
Location Paris TGN
Medium and support burin engraving AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings printed inscription outside the depiction, left: Gravé par I.G. Wille Graveur du Roi/ et de L.M: Imp: et Roy:
printed inscription outside the depiction, right: d'apres le Dessin de son Fils/ Pierre Alexandre Wille.
printed inscription outside the depiction, centre below: Bonne femme de Normandie./ Dédié a Monsieur Jean Valentin Meyer/ Negociant a Hambourg
printed inscription bottom right, outside the depiction: Par son Ami et/ Serviteur Wille.
inscription on the reverse: Sta. [...] Sq
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
Inventory number 2014-EY
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
Permalink https://mskgent.be/collection/work/data/2014-EY
IIIF Manifest https://imagehub.mskgent.be/iiif/3/11365/manifest.json
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300189808 figures (representations) AAT
300015637 portraits AAT
Keywords Iconclass 31A72 female sex; woman Iconclass
31D17 old woman Iconclass
41D221(HEADSCARF) head-gear (HEADSCARF) Iconclass
48(+431) art (+ copy, copying ~ work of art) Iconclass
61B111 anonymous historical person portrayed alone Iconclass
61D(NORMANDY) geographical names of countries, regions, mountains, rivers, etc. (names of cities and villages excepted) (NORMANDY) Iconclass
School / Style Baroque AAT
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