TitleLa vache et l'ânon.
NamesMéryon, Charles (1821-1868) (Artist)Loutherbourg, Phillipe-Jacques de (1740-1812) (Artist)
Samuel Putnam Avery Collection
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1849 - 1861Date Created: 1849
Library locationsThe Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print CollectionShelf locator: MEZAC
NotesContent: S. P. Avery Collection.Content: The states are listed according to Harold Wright's updated edition of Loys Delteil, Catalogue raisonne of the etchings of Charles Meryon. Other catalogs list the states differently.Content: Title from Loys Delteil and Harold Wright, Catalogue raisonne of the etchings of Charles Meryon.Content: Two prints bear inscriptions, possibly by the artist, DW10 in graphite and DW11 in ink.Content: Admission is granted through application to the Office of Special Collections.Content: Charles Meryon's earliest works include these experimental reproductive prints, mostly of animal or marine scenes, after Karel Dujardin, Philippe-Jacques de Loutherbourg, Adriaan van de Velde and Reinier Zeeman. Subjects include views of Haarlem, Musee du Louvre, Oceania, Pont-Neuf, Saint-Denis, the Seine and Vlissingen. Other subjects include asses, boats, cows, horses, sheep, swine, towers, watermills and villages. One print is present in two states.Content: Forms part of Samuel Putnam Avery Collection.Content: Gift of Samuel Putnam Avery, 1900. DW10 bears collector's mark of an unidentified French collection (Lugt 160)Content: Holdings checked in departmental copy of Loys Delteil and Harold Wright, Catalogue raisonne of the etchings of Charles Meryon.Content: Copy, in reverse, of the etching by Philippe-Jacques de Loutherbourg.Citation/reference: DW 2(II/II)
Physical DescriptionExtent: State noted with standard reference number.
Type of ResourceStill image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPG97-F592NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13512926Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1b33a6d0-c614-012f-3604-58d385a7bc34
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