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Designer:
Pierre Ranson, French, 1736–1786  Search this
Print Maker:
Etienne Claude Voysard, French, 1746 - 1812  Search this
Publisher:
Jacques-François Chéreau, French, 1742–1794  Search this
Medium:
Etching and hand colored in watercolor on paper
Type:
ornament
Print
Object Name:
Print
Published in:
Paris, France
Date:
ca. 1780
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Design for a decorative monogram for the letters A and L, featuring flowers, and foliate branches. The letters are topped with a crown of flowers. The plate is numbered, signed and hand colored.
Credit Line:
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Accession Number:
1921-6-401-8
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/kq4088999fa-7a2a-4f99-baed-e76451f874b6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1921-6-401-8