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Artist: William Woollett after Jean Pillement
Title: Les Agrements de l'Ete (The Pleasures of Summer)
Method: Copper-line engraving
Id Number: 01918
Description: Published in London in 1760.
William Woollett (1735-1785) was a highly regarded English engraver famous for the richness and variety of his engraving.
Jean Baptiste Pillement was one of the most influential decorative and ornamental draughtsman working in Europe in the second half of the 18th century. He was an equally gifted painter, producing pastoral landscapes, marines, flower pieces, animal subjects and chinoiseries.
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