Prints and Drawings
Artist: Gabriel de Saint-Aubin, French, 1724–1780

Les deux amants (The Two Lovers)

1750

Etching

platemark: 11.4 × 12 cm (4 1/2 × 4 3/4 in.)
sheet: 13.8 × 14.3 cm (5 7/16 × 5 5/8 in.)
Gift of Judith L. Pillsbury and Henry A. Pillsbury, B.A. 1958, M.A. 1960, in memory of Georges May
2011.170.1
Geography: 
Made in France
Culture: 
French
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Bibliography: 

Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 233, pl. 221.

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2012.pdf (accessed December 21, 2012).

E´mile Dacier, L’Oeuvre Gravé de Gabriel de Saint-Aubin: Notice Historique et Catalogue Raisonné (Paris: La société pour l’étude de la gravure française, 1894), 49, no. 3.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.