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Décorations intérieures

about 1775
Designed by François Boucher, fils (French, 1736–1782), Engraved by Pierre-Gabriel Berthault (French, 1737–1831), Engraved by Pierre Claude de La Gardette (French, 1743–1785), Publisher Jacques-François Chéreau (French, 1742–1794)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Guilmard, p. 230; Berlin 4054

Dimensions

Overall: 45.2 x 27.3 x 2.7 cm (17 13/16 x 10 3/4 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.743

Medium or Technique

Bound set of 56 [of 60] etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Bound sets

(Paris: F. Chéreau [about 1775]) Folio; 56 [of 60] leaves; modern gilt-stamped greenish-beige morocco.

Designs for interior decoration, including panelling, alcoves, armoires, libraries, porte-cochères, dining rooms, bedrooms, and galleries.


Paris: Fr. Chéreau [about 1775]

Provenance

Unidentified bookplate with initials P. G.; Georges Mathias, Paris, from whom purchased by MFA, October 4, 1934.

Credit Line

Ellen Page Hall Fund