Artist Jean Moyreau, French, 1690-1762
Artist after Phillips Wouwerman, Dutch, 1619-1668
Title
  • Le grand marché aux chevaux
  • The Great Horse Market (Translated Title)
Date ca. 1735
Medium etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 17 1/2 × 25 5/8 inches (44.5 × 65.1 cm)
Sheet: 18 7/8 × 26 3/4 inches (47.9 × 67.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S807
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower right: J. Moyreau Sculp.
Inscribed, lower left: P. Wouvermens pinx.
Inscribed, lower center: LE GRAND MARCHÉ AUX CHEVAUX | Gravé d'Après le Tableau Original de P Wouvermens. de deux pieds neuf pouces de large sur deux pieds du hauts. | qui est au Cabinet de MADAME LA COMTESSE DE VERRUE 1735. Et presentemt. du Cabinet de son ALTESSE SERENISSIME MONSEIGNEUR LE COMTE. DE CLERMONT 1737. | à Paris chez Moyreau rue Gallande vis a vis St. Blaise Avec Privilege du Roy
Inscribed, lower right of plate: 18.
July 1886, H.W. Lord.
Mrs. James E. Scripps;
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)