L'Optique (The Optical Viewer)

Frédéric Cazenave after Louis-Léopold Boillyc. 1793

National Gallery of Art, Washington DC

National Gallery of Art, Washington DC

  • Title: L'Optique (The Optical Viewer)
  • Creator: Frédéric Cazenave after Louis-Léopold Boilly
  • Date Created: c. 1793
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  • Medium: etching and wash manner, inked à la poupée in black, brown, and green with hand coloring
  • Object Credit: Gift of Ivan E. and Winifred Phillips in honor of Margaret Morgan Grasselli and Andrew Robison
  • Dimensions: plate: 55 x 45 cm (21 5/8 x 17 11/16 in.) sheet: 55.9 x 47.8 cm (22 x 18 13/16 in.)
  • Classification: Print
  • Artist School: French
  • Artist Nationality: French
  • Artist Details: French, active 1793 - 1843