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Antoine Watteau (French, 1684–1721). Mezzetin, ca. 1718–20. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Munsey Fund, 1934 (34.138) | Mezzetin, a stock comic character of the Italian commedia dell'arte, became an established performer on the Paris stage. #dance #paris

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Paintings by Gustave Courbet

The Calm Sea, 1869 Gustave Courbet (French, 1819–1877) Oil on canvas 23 1/2 x 28 3/4 in. (59.7 x 73 cm)

Théodore Gericault (French, 1791–1824). Evening: Landscape with an Aqueduct, 1818. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Gift of James A. Moffett 2nd, in memory of George M. Moffett, by exchange, 1989 (1989.183)