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Creator:
Print made by Gerhard Bockman, 1686–1773, Italian
after Jean Antoine Watteau, 1684–1721, French
Title:

The Guitar Player

Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 15/16 x 10 15/16 inches (43.1 x 27.8 cm) and Plate (to image): 13 7/8 x 9 7/8 inches (35.2 x 25.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower center: "[T-shaped symbol] 70"; on back, lower right: "a (underlined) | 5/-"

Lettered within image, lower left: "A. Watteau pt:"; lower right: "G Bockman f."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.838
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cape (outerwear) | child | cloth | costume | dogs (animals) | dresses | feathers | genre subject | grass | guitar | hats | listening | men | music | musical instrument | musician | park (recreation area) | pedestal | sleeping | statues | trees | urns | wall | women
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22529
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