Shepherd Scene, Jean-Baptiste Huet
Jean-Baptiste Huet
Shepherd Scene
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Jean-Baptiste Huet

Shepherd Scene, 1780


Blatt
204 x 258 mm
Physical Description
Aquarell über Bleistift
Inventory Number
1200
Object Number
1200 Z
Status
Can be presented in the study hall of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

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About the Work

Jean-Baptiste Huet followed the example of his teacher François Boucher with this depiction of a couple in love as shepherds and shepherdesses, which still reflected a fashion of the middle of the century.

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Shepherd Scene
Draughtsman
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Aquarell über Bleistift
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Signiert und datiert unten mittig (mit grauem Stift): J. B. Huet 1780
Captions Added Later
Verso Marke des Kunsthändlers Guillaume-Jean Constantin, Paris (Lugt 3000); Stempel des Städelschen Kunstinstituts, Frankfurt am Main (Lugt 2356), mit zugehöriger Inventarnummer

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Picture Copyright
© Städel Museum

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre

Iconclass

Primary
  • 33C23 couple of lovers
  • 31AA2354 sitting in someone's lap - AA - female human figure
  • 47I2211 herd, flock
Secondary

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22.07.2019