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Print Maker:
Charles Inselin, French, b. ca. 1673  Search this
After:
Nicolas de Fer, French, 1646–1720  Search this
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Platemark: 23.4 x 34.1 cm (9 3/16 x 13 7/16 in. ); sheet 26.4 x 39.1 cm (10 3/8 x 15 3/8 in.)
Type:
architecture
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
France
Date:
ca. 1700
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Top: section view of the Machine de Marly showing the paddle wheels and pumps. Parts numbered. Bottom: aerial view of the Machine de Marly at center of riverside landscape. At left is aqueduct, house of Monsieur de Ville, reservoir; the Seine River at right. In the background, towns of Marli [sic] (left) and St. Germain en Laye (right) are visible.
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program Fund
Accession Number:
1998-1-3
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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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/kq425332049-a21e-42ff-ac6e-26260296d72d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1998-1-3