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ID: 700000401Record Type: Movable Work
La nimphe de Seaux (engraving (print); Simonneau, Charles (engraver, 1645-1728), after a drawing by...; published 17th century; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 667663; (OCoLC)ocm79409392; (CMalG)2602-798; accession number: 2003.PR.20** (FF. 21))
Note: After a drawing by Charles Le Brun. On the hypothesis that Le Brun executed the drawing to illustrate the poem Sceaux by Philippe Quinault, see Jouin, H. Charles Le Brun et les arts sous Louis XIV, p. 600; Forms part of Reproductive prints after Charles Le Brun (Special Collections accn. no. 2003.PR.20**);
Titles:
La nimphe de Seaux (preferred,C,U,RP,French-P,U,U)
Nymphe de Sceaux (C,U,French,U,U)
Nymph on a cloud at the Château de Sceaux (C,U,DE,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
engraving (print) [300041340] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints)
reproductive prints [300041569]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works))
prints (visual works) [300041273]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
prints (preferred)

Creation Date: published 17th century

Creator Display:
Simonneau, Charles (engraver, 1645-1728), after a drawing by Charles Le Brun; published: Chez Chereau ruë St. Jacques aux deux pilliers d'or A.P.R. [preferred,GRISC]
draftsman Le Brun, Charles (French designer, painter, and draftsman, 1619-1690) [500016215]
publisher Chereau, François, the elder (French printmaker, 1680-1729) [500063071]
printmaker Simonneau, Charles Louis, the Elder (French engraver and draftsman, 1645-1728) [500064438]
publishers Chez Chéreau (French publishing house, active 17th-18th centuries) [500353768]
Locations:
Current: Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500353615] Getty Research Institute, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 667663; (OCoLC)ocm79409392; (CMalG)2602-798; accession number: 2003.PR.20** (FF. 21)
Credit Line: copyright J. Paul Getty Trust, Getty Research Institute, Special Collections
Address Note: 1200 Getty Center Dr., Suite 1100, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1688
Other: Publication: Paris [7008038] Île-de-France (region (administrative division)), France (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: 1 print: engraving, b&w
prints (visual works) [300041273]
.......(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)
engraving (printing process) [300053225]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes)

Dimensions: plate mark 20.3 x 13.9 cm, on mount 74.6 x 51.9 cm
General Subject:
religion and mythology (preferred )
architecture
another art work

Specific Subjects:
Term Not Found
..... CONA Candidate
nymph [300379159]
.....(Agents Facet, People, people (agents), <people by occupation>, people in the humanities, <people in religion and related occupations>, people in religion, spirits (beings)) (AAT)

Provenance: rumbl Purchase; Collection of the Princes of Liechtenstein
Inscriptions: La nimphe de Seaux C. Le Brun. inu. ; C. Simonneau, sculpsit. "C. le Brun. Inu."--lower left; "C. Simonneau, Sculpsit"--lower right. On mount: "No. 27"--in pencil; "111"--in ink, lower right; "170"--in pencil, lower margin; "114"--in pencil, upper margin.
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
La nimphe de Seaux........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 667663
Nymphe de Sceaux........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Nymph on a cloud at the Château de Sceaux........ [VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) note
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... Wildenstein, D. "Les $58oeuvres de Charles Le Brun ..." Gaz. des beaux-arts v. 66, p. 27, 158
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Note:
English ..... [GRISC,VP]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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