[D'Eon in his study] [graphic].

Creator:
Le Roy, Jacques, b. 1739
Published/Created:
[France?
s.n
1775?]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching & engraving ; sheet 14 x 10 cm.
Notes:
Title supplied by repository.
Imperfect; cropped within plate mark.
Pencilled on verso: "pour Rʹetif avant lettre...", i.e. possibly an illustration from a work of Restif de La Bretonne.
Mounted to 27 x 23 cm.
Abstract:
Depicts a possibly female figure wearing male attire writing a letter at a table before a window in a study or library. Books fill shelves in the rear while two others lie open on the table, one title Le Code de Cithere.
Topics:
Eon de Beaumont, Charles Geneviève Louis Auguste André Timothée d', 1728-1810
Interiors
Letter writing -- Early works to 1800
Libraries (Rooms)
Writing
Topics:
Restif de La Bretonne, 1734-1806
Language:
French
Genre:
Engravings -- France -- 1775
Etchings -- France -- 1775
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:
775.00.00.43
Orbis Record:
6356077
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr03908
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10716337
PID:
digcoll:291983