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Prints and Drawings
Publisher: Jean Ouvrier, French, 1725–1754
After: Johann Eleazar Schenau, German, 1737–1806

La lanterne magique (The Magic Lantern)

1765

Engraving

platemark: 48.4 × 34.9 cm (19 1/16 × 13 3/4 in.); sheet: 56.5 × 39.7 cm (22 1/4 × 15 5/8 in.)
Everett V. Meeks, B.A. 1901, Fund
2013.113.1
Geography: 
Made in France
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
French
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

Simon Emmering, Amsterdam (collection stamp on verso)

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2014,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2014_02.pdf (accessed December 1, 2014).

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.