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Photo, Print, Drawing La Tentation de St. Antoine (The Temptation of St. Anthony)

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Title

  • La Tentation de St. Antoine (The Temptation of St. Anthony)

Names

  • Le Bas, Jacques-Philippe, 1707-1783

Created / Published

  • 18th century

Headings

  • -  Art reproduction
  • -  Reproductive print [after well-known artist]
  • -  Religious
  • -  art

Genre

  • art

Notes

  • -  Dayton Miller Category: Miscellaneous Art (large)
  • -  Medium: Etching.
  • -  Original Artist: Teniers, David, the younger, 1610-1690
  • -  Artist Nationality: French
  • -  Artist Notes: after a painting by David Teniers, the younger, painter and engraver, 1610-1690
  • -  18th century
  • -  Condition: Good condition. Adhesive tape stains at upper left and right corners. Small adhesion in center of image near a dragon-like creature with wings who flies out of a doorway.
  • -  Instrument(s): Recorder
  • -  Inscription: Recto: u. r.: (in pencil) Teniers ; l. l.: (just beneath image) D. Teniers pinxit. ; l. r.: (just beneath image) Jac. Ph. Le Bas Sculpsit ; bottom center: (in French) LA TENTATION DE ST. ANTOINE / Estampe gravee d'apres un tableau peint par David Teniers de l'Hotel de Matignon, appartenant a Monseigneur le Duc de Valentinois, Pair de France. / A Paris chez Jac. Ph. Le Bas graveur du Cabinet du Roy au bas de la rue de la Harpe. ; l. l.: (corner, just above plate impression) Imp. Lamoureux, r S Jean de Beauvais, 12 Paris ; l. r: (corner, just above plate impression) 41e Teniers ; verso: u. r.: (in pencil, beneath a question mark) Ritti / July 1, 1925 / 40 fcs ; l. r.: (in pencil, upside down) T ; l. l.: (in pencil) C575/537

Medium

  • Sheet: 17 1/2 x 22 1/2 inches (44.5 x 57.0 cm.); plate impression: 14 5/8 x 19 1/4 inches (37.1 x 49.0 cm.)

Source Collection

  • Dayton C. Miller Collection

Repository

  • Music Division

Digital Id

Online Format

  • image

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Four full-size drawings of flutes DCM 0507, DCM 0615, DCM 0916, and DCM 1125 by Jean-François Beaudin, Québec, Canada. 2003. Please make written requests for permission for other uses to:

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The quotation regarding Dr. Miller and his gold flute comes from an article by Robert S. Shankland, "Dayton Clarence Miller: Physics Across Fifty Years." American Journal of Physics 9(October 1941):273-283. LC call number: QC1.A47. It was reprinted here with permission from the American Journal of Physics 9(October 1941):278. Copyright 1941, American Association of Physics Teachers. Should you wish to quote from this article, please contact:

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The image of the Faun playing an aulos by Rea Irvin, Miller no. 57/G, comes from the cover of The New Yorker magazine, 14 March 1925. It is reproduced here without The New Yorker masthead as required by Condé Nast Publications, New York. Permission to reproduce the Faun only as a thumbnail-size image, and without the masthead, is Courtesy of the Irvin Estate. No reproduction without permission. For reproduction permission, please contact:

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Credit line: Dayton C. Miller Collection, Music Division, Library of Congress

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Credit line: Dayton C. Miller Collection, Music Division, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Le Bas, Jacques-Philippe. La Tentation de St. Antoine The Temptation of St. Anthony. , 1700. 18th Century. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/musdcmicon.0076/.

APA citation style:

Le Bas, J. (1700) La Tentation de St. Antoine The Temptation of St. Anthony. , 1700. 18th Century. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/musdcmicon.0076/.

MLA citation style:

Le Bas, Jacques-Philippe. La Tentation de St. Antoine The Temptation of St. Anthony. 18th Century. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/musdcmicon.0076/>.