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ID: 700001244Record Type: Movable Work
Egalité (etching (print); Janinet, Jean-François (printmaker, 1752-1814); published 1793; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 2715-383; 715383; (CMalG)1516-756; accession number: P980009* (bx.30,f.4))
Note: The print is a pendant of Liberty, also engraved by Janinet. Dressed in classical attire, Equality is seated on a throne. Replete with emblems of fertility, she holds a carpenter's level in her right hand and the Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen in the other; Forms part of: Prints of the French Revolution, 1774-ca. 1840 (Special Collections, accn. no. P980009*). Publication: [1773].
Titles:
Egalité (preferred,C,U,RP,French-P,U,U)
Allegory of Equality: Woman enthroned with emblems of fertility, a carpenter's level, and the Rights of Man and Citizen (C,U,DE,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)
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 1793

Creator Display:
Janinet, Jean-François (printmaker, 1752-1814) [preferred,GRISC]
printmaker Janinet, Jean-François (French painter, 1752-1814) [500001382]
draftsman Moitte, Jean Guillaume (French sculptor and draftsman, 1746-1810) [500008594]
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: 2715-383; 715383; (CMalG)1516-756; accession number: P980009* (bx.30,f.4)
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
Display Materials: 1 print: etching, tool work, b&w
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)
tooling [300053876]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, <surface marking processes and techniques>)
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>)

Dimensions: sheet 37 x 26.6 cm
General Subject:
allegory (preferred )
history and legend
didactic and propaganda

Specific Subjects:
Equality (symbolic representation)
..... Iconography Candidate
French Revolution
..... Iconography Candidate
carpenter's level [300024242]
.....(Objects Facet, Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), Measuring Devices (Hierarchy Name), measuring devices (instruments), <measuring devices for extent>, distance measuring devices, angle measuring devices, levels (tools)) (AAT)
fertility [300379149]
.....(Associated Concepts Facet, Associated Concepts, scientific concepts, biological concepts) (AAT)
Abundance
..... Iconography Candidate
emblem (symbol) [300123036]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by function>, symbols) (AAT)

Provenance: lfell; Purchase.
Inscriptions: Egalité
Related Works:
pendant of .... Liberté [700001243]
..........(etching (print); Janinet, Jean-François (printmaker, 1752-1814), delineated by Moitte, Jean Guillaume; published 1792; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States); 2715-264; 715264; (CMalG)1516-756; accession number: P980009* (bx.30,f.3))

List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Egalité........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 715383
Allegory of Equality: Woman enthroned with emblems of fertility, a carpenter's level, and the Rights of Man and Citizen........ [VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) note
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
....................... Inventaire du fonds français : graveurs du dix-huitième siècle / Michèle Hébert vol. 12, p. 65, no. 157
....................... de Vinck 6053 (variant of)
Note:
English ..... [GRISC,VP]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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