Blanchisseuse des Indes Occidentales [graphic] = The West India washer-woman / A. Brunias pinx. ; L. Ruotte direxit.

Published/Created:
A Paris
Chez Depeuille, rue St. Denis, la boutique attenant St. Jacques l'Hopital, No. 416 et au Palais Royal, au Pavillon prè€s le bassin
[ca. 1770?]
Physical Description:
1 print : engraving on laid paper ; image 226 x 176 mm, on sheet 312 x 220 mm
Notes:
Title from caption below image, in French and English.
"This plate is dedicated to Sir John Frederick, Bart. by his most obliged and devoted servt. A. Brunias."--Dedication following title.
Sheet trimmed to plate mark.
Grosvenor; April 2014.
Abstract:
Three West Indian washer women sit or stand in or near a stream. The one on land balances a basket of clean wash on her head and has a baby strapped to her back.
Variant Titles:
West India washer-woman
Associated Names:
Ruotte, Louis Charles, 1754-1806 [Printmaker]
Brunias, Agostino, 1730-1796 [Artist]
Topics:
Children -- West Indies
Laundresses -- West Indies
Mothers -- West Indies
Language:
French
Genre:
Engravings -- France -- Paris -- 1770
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
770.00.00.190
Orbis Record:
11957246
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr31674
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
15810516
PID:
digcoll:2794083