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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:
1785-1788
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Two rectangular frame designs arranged horizontally on the page. From the sight edge to the back edge of the frame on the left, the frame features fluted cove, lamb's tongue, fluted cove, and laurel leaf molding. The top of the frame features a trophy with helmet, shields, and fasces; the bottom of the frame features crossed horns with garlands of ribbon draped around them. From the sight edge to the back edge of the frame on the right, the frame has moldings of bead course, fluted cove, and leaf and dart designs. The top of the frame has a carved vase in front of a torch and quiver, with garland of roses; the bottom of the frame has a lunette at the center with a portrait medallion surrounded by laurel leaves. The plate is signed and numbered.
Credit Line:
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Accession Number:
1921-6-330-9
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/kq4ebcc0821-8faa-4300-be0e-37830910df59
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1921-6-330-9