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Monkeys at Play
Monkeys at Play
Artist:
Date:
ca. 1741
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Sanguine Counterproof, Reinforced With Hand Sanguine Chalk On Cream Antique Laid Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 141 x 201 mm (5 9/16 x 7 15/16 in.)
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Dr. Richard Mead (d. 1754 (according to Baskett and Day, London); possibly in Paignon-Dijonval sale, 1810, one of nos. 3716-3719; Richard Day Ltd., 1973 (of Baskett and Day, London), AFGA purchase.
other drawings in series owned by Courthauld Institue and Valenciennes

Accession Number:
1974.2.16
Acquisition Date:
1974-01-01
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

Exhibition History:

Artful Animals (part 1)
Legion of Honor, November 17, 2012-April 28, 2013.
London, Baskett and Day, November-December 1973, Exhibition of Drawings, no. 31; CPLH, French 18th century drawings from the permanent collection, May - Oct 1977.
CPLH, Animals Real and Imagined, Nov 21, 1981 - Feb 7, 1982.