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Creator:
Print made by Franz Carl Heissig, active 1770
Title:

La petite marchande de carpe

Additional Title(s):

The Little Carp Merchant

Date:
ca. 1775
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 1/2 x 8 3/8 inches (31.7 x 21.2 cm), Plate: 11 7/16 x 7 5/16 inches (29.1 x 18.6 cm), and Image: 10 5/16 x 7 5/16 inches (26.2 x 18.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "369"

Lettered, lower center: "La Petite Marchande de Carpeo. | No.1. Franz. Heifsig Cath. Sculp.et excud. Aug. Vind."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.953
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
basket | bodice | bonnet | business | carps | clouds | fish | genre subject | girl | labor | merchant | peasant | selling | smiling | turban | work
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22643
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