"Le ModèLe HonnêTe (The Models Honor)" After A Work By Pierre Antoine Baudouin,
original etching and engraving plate, hand colored to indicate that the edition was complete (the etching was not printed in color)., c. 1770, ,
, as published by J.M. Moreau, the younger, Paris.
Condition:In generally good condition.
Plate: 10 by 8 in. (25 x 20 cm.)
Framing: Sold framed
Note: Many notes verso. Often a plate would be hand colored even though the prints were uncolored to signify the edition was complete and not to be further printed.
British Museum notes on the subject: "A studio, with painter working on a large canvas and turning toward a naked woman shyly turning away, while an old woman standing behind the sitter tries to hide her nudity with her cloak."
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