Three Figures with a Dog

probably 1800s
Location: not on view
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An accomplished draftsman in eighteenth-century France, Moreau the Younger produced numerous designs for book illustrations of which this may be an example. In this scene a woman directs the hand of a man as he writes. Raising her left hand, she gestures to the solider to remain at a distance while the small dog reacts to this peculiar encounter.
Three Figures with a Dog

Three Figures with a Dog

probably 1800s

Jean-Michel the Younger Moreau

(French, 1741–1814)
France, 18th century

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