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Designer:
Jean Lamour, French, 1698–1771  Search this
Print Maker:
Claude Francois Nicole, French, ca. 1700 – ca. 1783  Search this
Medium:
Etching and engraving on laid paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Published in:
Nancy, France
Date:
1759–68
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Three sections of the decorative wrought-iron banister from a staircase in the Royal Castle of Champdebeu with three outlines of the shape of the banisters and base of the staircase, and a scale. The banisters are ornamented with rococo motifs, acanthus leaves, palmettes, fleurons, scrolls, flowers, and floral fretwork. The plate is signed and titled.
Credit Line:
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Accession Number:
1921-6-210-10
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/kq478a39840-ee1e-4b77-a4d3-30431a2aad73
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1921-6-210-10