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Designer:
Richard de Lalonde, French, active 1780–96  Search this
Print Maker:
Mathieu Nicolas Goulet de Saint-Morien, French, active late 18th c.  Search this
Publisher:
Jacques-François Chéreau, French, 1742–1794  Search this
Medium:
Etching on off-white laid paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Published in:
Paris, France
Date:
1775-1788
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Designs for two doorknockers showing their front and profile views, and their rosette plates on either side. The knocker on the left has a scroll at the hinge, three drooping flowers down the center, and an upturned acanthus lead with bead detailing at the bottom. The knocker on the right has a horned goat head at the hinge, and an acanthus lancet leaf at the base. The plate is signed and numbered.
Credit Line:
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Accession Number:
1921-6-330-144
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/kq44ad4e494-e8a7-4254-bfbe-ac7dc2dedb6f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1921-6-330-144