Paris 1715 - id. ; 1790
1 - Vignette for the treaty of marine watches for the King.
Black stone on tile, watermark and elements of the name of the paper maker.
Annotated in pen and brown ink, vignette pour le traité des montres marines, pour le Roy, in quarto. Paris 1775 / it was engraved by Chauffard in 1775.
In the lower left corner, mark of the collection of the Marquis de Chennevières (Lugt 2073)
H. 18,5 cm - L. 22,8 cm
2 - Chastened woman
Black stone on tile, watermark and Vander mark (some foxing)
On the bottom left, mark of the collection of the Marquis of Chennevières (Lugt 2073).
Annotated in the upper part in pen and still brown Fayel de Du Belloy.
H. 30 cm - W. 20 cm
Provenance : Collection of the Marquis Philippe de Chennevières, Paris, April 4 - 7, 1900, part of n° 85 ;
Bibliography: 1 - C. Michel, Charles - Nicolas Cochin and the illustrated book in the 18th century with a catalogue raisonné of books illustrated by Cochin 1735 - 1790, p. 309 - 310, n° 149 (Geneva 1987).
2 - Louis Antoine Prat and Laurence Lhinares, La Collection Chennevières. Quatre siècles de dessins Français, p. 546, n° 1302 (reproduced) & p. 544, n° 1295 (reproduced) (Paris 2007).
The Fayel Tragedy (1770), the title of which is given at the top of the second drawing, is not by Pierre Laurent Buirette de Belloy, known as Dormont de Belloy (1727 - 1775) but by Baculard d' Arnaud (1718 - 1805).