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Designer:
Richard de Lalonde, French, active 1780–96  Search this
Print Maker:
Augustin Nicolas Foin, French, 1726–c. 1759  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:
Two overdoor designs. The overdoor on top has a lidded censer with ram's head handles, and crosses thyrses behind it. Below the tall legs of the censer are two cymbals, and on either side of the vessel are ewers filled with flowers. The overdoor below has an octagonal medallion with a mascaron inside, a lidded, shallow vase at top, and crosses laurel branches below. The plate is signed and numbered.
Credit Line:
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Accession Number:
1921-6-330-63
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/kq4ed90f365-1251-431f-8c49-b4c0bf44d940
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1921-6-330-63