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Designer:
François de Cuvilliés the Elder, Belgian, active Germany, 1695 - 1768  Search this
François de Cuvilliés the younger, German, 1731 - 1777  Search this
Print Maker:
François de Cuvilliés the younger, German, 1731 - 1777  Search this
Publisher:
Gabriel Huquier, French, 1695–1772  Search this
François de Cuvilliés the Elder, Belgian, active Germany, 1695 - 1768  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Object Name:
Bound print
Type:
Bound print
Made in:
Munich, Germany
Paris, France
Date:
1731–68
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Title page of book of designs for portions of ceilings and for ceramic woodburning stoves. Decorative border along bottom and right edges. At lower right corner, a scene of putti figures fishing from shore, a waterbird below them. Within the frame at left, a farm scene depicting a woman and a cow. Along borders at bottom and right, groups of tools, styled as a trophy.
Credit Line:
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Accession Number:
1921-6-282-78
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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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/kq4a3f299aa-464c-463a-b1a7-93f6753cd6f7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1921-6-282-78