Louis Garreau after Johannes Vermeer

The astronomer, 1784 gedateerd
The Hague, RKD - Nederlands Institute for Art [..]
<a class="recordlink artists" href="/explore/artists/240559" title="Louis Garreau"><span class="text">Louis Garreau</span></a> after <a class="recordlink artists" href="/explore/artists/80476" title="Johannes Vermeer"><span class="text">Johannes Vermeer</span></a>
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reproductive print
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paper, etching and engraving
rectangle (portrait format) 220 x 170 mm
(afmetingen plaatrand in Le Brun 1792-1796: 236 x 198 mm)
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dated 1784 (1784)
Created in
Print/illustration included in
J.B.P. Le Brun, Galerie des Peintres Flamands, Hollandais et Allemands, Parijs/ Amsterdam 1792-96, 3 vol., vol. 2 (1792), print opposite p. 49
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  • after
    Johannes Vermeer, De astronoom
    'Celui que j'ai fait graver, et deux autres, qui étaient dans le cabinet de Fisau, sont dans le même pays.' (Le Brun 1792-1796)

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Entered on: 2014-11-03; Last modification: 2017-02-11


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