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Prints and Drawings
Etcher: François-Philippe Charpentier, French, 1734–1817
After: Jean-Honoré Fragonard, French, 1732–1806

La culbute (The Tumble)

1766

Etching and aquatint in brown ink

platemark: 30 × 41.8 cm (11 13/16 × 16 7/16 in.)
Everett V. Meeks, B.A. 1901, Fund
2017.93.3
Geography: 
Made in France
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
French
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

Bought by dealer at auction in Germany, 2016

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

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.