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Artist:
Claude-Louis Desrais, (French, 1746–1816)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Lafosse, Lionnet et Médard  Search this
Medium:
Pen and black ink with gray washes on paper
Dimensions:
65.7 × 90 cm (25 7/8 × 35 7/16 in.)
Object Name:
Drawing
Type:
Drawing
Made in:
Montpellier, France
Date:
1785
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
The composition of this design for a textile, includes four hounds crossing a small stream; hunters with spears and dogs pursuing the chase in the vicinity of a memorial column; a hunter with a spear directing two hunting dogs to the scent; a hunter on horseback, seen from the back; three hunters on horseback, and one unmounted, with three hunting dogs attacking a wild boar.
Credit Line:
Gift of Bridget Mahon
Accession Number:
1898-21-5-d
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq461ea5272-3cc6-45d3-8c61-c49070038ccf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1898-21-5-d