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Portraits de Mieris et de sa Femme (portrait of the painter and his wife)...thirty ninth plate in the book... Le Musée royal (Paris: P. Didot, l’ainé, 1818), vol. 2
Portraits de Mieris et de sa Femme (portrait of the painter and his wife)...thirty ninth plate in the book... Le Musée royal (Paris: P. Didot, l’ainé, 1818), vol. 2
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Date:
17th–18th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Engraving And Etching
Dimensions:
50 x 35.6 cm (image)
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Europe
Acquisition Date:
1963-01-01
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

The painter, in a large dramatic hat stands fondling the little bunny his wife holds in her lap...her tiny dog wants to be included...he smiles...she smiles...sexual innuendo.