C1723
 (1737)

A Penitent She-Bramin, who stands for ever in the same posture : a devotee, attended by her maid, comes to recommend herself to her prayer.

Artist:

Bernard Picart (1673 - 1733)

. Another she-penitent fitting in a very uneasy posture, which she is not allowed to change. . A pilgrim among the Bramins . N°1. A penitent who stands with his hands over his head till he die. 2. Posture in … Read Full Description

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Full Title:

A Penitent She-Bramin, who stands for ever in the same posture : a devotee, attended by her maid, comes to recommend herself to her prayer.

Date:

C1723
 (1737)

Artist:

Bernard Picart (1673 - 1733)

Condition:

In good condition

Technique:

Copper engraving.

Image Size: 

205mm 
x 315mm

Paper Size: 

258mm 
x 447mm
AUTHENTICITY
A Penitent She-Bramin, who stands for ever in the same posture : a devotee, attended by her maid, comes to recommend herself to her prayer. - Antique Print from 1723

Genuine antique
dated:

1737

Description:

. Another she-penitent fitting in a very uneasy posture, which she is not allowed to change.
. A pilgrim among the Bramins
. N°1. A penitent who stands with his hands over his head till he die. 2. Posture in which the penitent slpee without ever stooping their arm.
From Picart’s, Ceremonies et coutumes religieuses de tous les peuples du monde.

Artist:

Bernard Picart (1673-1733)

French artist and engraver, son of Etienne Picart, also an engraver. He was born in Paris and died in Amsterdam. He moved to Antwerp in 1696, and spent a year in Amsterdam before returning to France at the end of 1698. After his wife died in 1708, he moved to Amsterdam in 1711 (later being joined by his father), where he became a Protestant convert and married again. His most famous series was his Ceremonies et coutumes religieuses de tous les peuples du monde, appearing between 1723 to 1743.

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