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Title-page from Neüe Inventiones von Chinesischen Zierrathen, zu untershiedlichem Gebrauch, Erster Theil

Catalog Data

Designer:
Bellay, French, active from 1734  Search this
Publisher:
Johann Georg Merz, German, 1694 – 1762  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
France
Date:
ca. 1740-1762
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Lettered title-page to a series of German ornamental prints, after an earlier French edition. The title is printed in both German and French within a rococo-style frame, decorated with leaves, flowers, fronds, acanthus leaves, a socle with a cartouche, figures and birds. The plate is numbered, lettered and signed.
Credit Line:
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Accession Number:
1921-6-301-1
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/kq447398f84-170c-4dcd-aa52-66d98d1c3a17
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1921-6-301-1