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Milkmaid milking a cow and a boy playing with a goat: P.2193-1991

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Current Location: In storage


Milkmaid milking a cow and a boy playing with a goat
Livre de divers paysages pour apprendre à dessiner à la plume (seven prints)


Printmaker: Le Bas, Jacques Philippe



Legal notes

Bequest of Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio


Production date: AD 1736

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 114 mm Width 195 mm
Sheet Height 138 mm Width 215 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: J.Ph. Le Bas invenit et Sculpsit.
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2193-1991
Primary reference Number: 95330
BN Inventaire (18thC): 15
Nagler (Künstler-Lexicon): 217 (?)
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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