1785~, Jouy-en-Josas

1785~, Jouy-en-Josas

Identifier
40.588b
Transfer of custody
MFA Boston
Collection
Technique
Depiction
Dimension
43.6 cm (height)
28 cm (width)
Production time
Production place
Type of object

Description

"Les Quartes parties du Monde", designed by J. B. Huet. Ground: white, Design: printed in red from engraved copper plate. Asia is represented by an altar with attendants, camel and birds; Africa by woman wearing elephant headdress, and elephant, ostrich, lion, serpent, and children; America by savages capturing a crocodile.