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Designer:
Jean Berain, the elder, French, 1640-1711  Search this
Publisher:
Jacques Thuret, French, 1669–1738  Search this
Dedicatee:
Jules Hardouin Mansart, French, 1646–1708  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on laid paper
Object Name:
Bound print
Type:
Bound print
Made in:
France
Published in:
Paris, France
Date:
1711
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Two chimneypiece designs decorated with acanthus leaves, scrolls, vases, garlands, medallions with scenes from mythology, mascarons, rosettes, and sphinxes. Between the chimneypieces is a panel of grotesque ornamentation. The plate is not signed but is lettered “H.”
Credit Line:
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Accession Number:
1921-6-201-100
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4e265df6f-9f79-444f-8c58-43950e908456
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1921-6-201-100