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Designer:
Gilles-Marie Oppenord, French, 1672–1742  Search this
Print Maker:
Pierre-Alexandre Aveline, French, 1702–1760  Search this
Publisher:
Chez Huquier  Search this
Gabriel Huquier, French, 1695–1772  Search this
Medium:
Etching and engraving on laid paper
Object Name:
Bound print
Type:
Bound print
Published in:
Paris, France
Date:
1749-1761
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Page printed with two plates. The left plate depicts a fireplace, with the title of the sereies printed in a rocaille cartouche above the mantle. The fireplace has dragon-themed andirons. The right plate depicts two andirons and a screen, with motifs that include mascarons, scrolls, acanthus leaves, putti, shells, and foliage. Both plates are numbered, but the plate on the right is also signed.
Credit Line:
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Accession Number:
1921-6-216-103
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/kq4899252d4-a3f4-4619-a065-00474d46c719
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1921-6-216-103