Madame Mercier

Timothy Cole after Jean-Baptiste Greuze1913

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

  • Title: Madame Mercier
  • Creator: Timothy Cole after Jean-Baptiste Greuze
  • Date Created: 1913
  • Subject Keywords: female portraits, portraits
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: Signed in pencil, lower right: “Timothy Cole”; signed in composition, lower left: “T. Cole/1913”; inscribed in pencil in unknown hand, lower left: “Madame Mercier by Greuze/Sir Wm Van Horne/Montreal”; inscribed in pencil, lower left: “1 proof”
  • Object Type: Prints, works of art
  • Object Link: See this artwork on the Davison Art Center website
  • Object Credit Line: Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University. Gift of George W. Davison (B.A. Wesleyan 1892), 1944
  • Materials & Techniques: Wood engraving on heavyweight wove paper
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Edition: Published in the “Century Magazine” December 1917, p. 290 and February 1917, p. 552
  • Dimensions: 1931
  • Bibliography: Philadelphia Print Club 327; Henry C. Smith 430
  • Associated People: Created by Timothy Cole (American, 1852-1931), After Jean-Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725-1805)
  • Accession Number: 1944.D1.157.2