Admission is always free Directions

Open today: 10:00 to 5:00

Inscription

lower left in plate: J. B. Hüet f. 1773, Demarteau sculp.; lower center in plate: A Paris chés Demarteau Graveur du Roi, rue de la Pelterie a la Cloche; lower right in plate: No. 381

Provenance

A. Thompson Ellwanger III and Gregory Mescha, Baltimore; bequest to NGA, 2017.

Exhibition History
2003
Colorful Impressions: The Printmaking Revolution in Eighteenth-Century France, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2003-2004, no. 25.
Bibliography
1896
Leymarie, L. de. L'Oeuvre de Gilles Demarteau l'aine graveur du roi, catalogue descriptif. Paris: Georges Rapilly, 1896: no. 381.