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This and 5 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Book, Arabesques (Arabesques).

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Bound Print, Plate 5, Vénus ou La Coquetterie (Venus or Vanity), Arabesques (Arabesques)

This is a bound print. It was designed by Jean Démosthène Dugourc and etched by Jean Démosthène Dugourc and published by Jacques-François Chéreau. It is dated 1782 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is etching on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Advisory Council. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

26 x 18.5 cm (10 1/4 x 7 5/16 in.) Platemark/repeat: 15.9 x 11.5 cm (6 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

It is signed

Printed in plate, lower left: JDG. Inv. &. Fecit.

It is inscribed

Printed in plate, lower center: VENUS OU L A COQUETTERIE; lower right: 5

Cite this object as

Bound Print, Plate 5, Vénus ou La Coquetterie (Venus or Vanity), Arabesques (Arabesques); Designed by Jean Démosthène Dugourc (French, 1749–1825); France; etching on paper; 26 x 18.5 cm (10 1/4 x 7 5/16 in.) Platemark/repeat: 15.9 x 11.5 cm (6 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-298-5

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