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ID: 700000908Record Type: Movable Work
Décoration du feu d'artifice tiré à Londres en rejouissance de la paix en 1763 (etching (print); published: Chez Mondhare rue S. Jacques a l'Hotel de Saumur; published ca. 1763?; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 538584; accession number: 2000.PR.23*)
Note: The print shows a fireworks display held in Green Park in London in celebration of the treaties that marked the end of the Seven Year's War; An elevated facade with columns, allegorical statues, and a coat of arms is shown with the inscription "GORGE III REX" in reverse. A burst of fireworks behind the facade includes a wheel-shaped display which flashes the words "VIVAT REX" in reverse. Publication: A Paris : Chez Mondhare rue S. Jacques a l'Hotel de Saumur, [ca. 1763?].
Titles:
Décoration du feu d'artifice tiré à Londres en rejouissance de la paix en 1763 (preferred,C,U,RP,French-P,U,U)
Fireworks display held in Green Park, London, in celebration of the treaties ending the Seven Year's War in 1763 (C,U,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
etching (print) [300041365] (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)
engraving (print) [300041340]
..... (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)
print (visual work) [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 ca. 1763?

Creator Display:
published: Chez Mondhare rue S. Jacques a l'Hotel de Saumur [preferred,GRISC]
publishers Mondhare, Louis-Joseph (French publisher, active 18th century) [500354120]
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: 538584; accession number: 2000.PR.23*
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] Ville de Paris department (department), Île-de-France (region (administrative division)), France (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: 1 print: etching, engraving, hand colored
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>)
etching (printing process) [300053241]
.......(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)
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)
hand coloring [300133555]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, <additive and joining processes and techniques>, coloring (process))

Dimensions: image 23.5 x 38.6 cm, plate mark 25 x 39 cm, on paper 32.5 x 47 cm
General Subject:
event (preferred )
history and legend

Specific Subjects:
fireworks (visual works) [300249836]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>) (AAT)
vues d'optique [300378989]
.....(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 function>) (AAT)
festivals [300073472]
.....(Activities Facet, Events, events (activities), celebrations) (AAT)
George III, King of Great Britian (British king, draftsman, and patron, 1738-1820) [500009904]
.....(Persons, Artists) (ULAN)
Green Park [7544533]
.....(Greater London (metropolitan area), England (country), United Kingdom (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet)) (TGN)
customs (social) [300055807]
.....(Associated Concepts Facet, Associated Concepts, <culture and related concepts>, culture-related concepts) (AAT)
Treaty of Hubertusburg (1763)
..... Iconography Candidate
Treaty of Paris, (1763)
..... Iconography Candidate

Inscriptions: Décoration du feu d'artifice tiré à Londres en rejouissance de la paix en 1763
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Décoration du feu d'artifice tiré à Londres en rejouissance de la paix en 1763........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 538584
Fireworks display held in Green Park, London, in celebration of the treaties ending the Seven Year's War in 1763........ [VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Note:
English ..... [GRISC]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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