Cartoon for cotton printing: The Country Feast [La Fête Champêtre]

Pen and Ink with gray wash on white paper | c. 1805

Petitpierre & Compe.

The scenes show children taking part in county entertainments: at the top, a group dance to a piper, while adults partake of refreshments at a table nearby. Below, to the left children and adults view a peep-show; at center a chestnut vendor; and at ...
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