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Design for a Fountain

mid-18th century
Artist Georg Sigmund Roesch (German, died in 1766), After François de Cuvilliés I (German, 1695–1768)


Dimensions

Plate: 35.9 x 23.7 cm (14 1/8 x 9 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P3779

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate lower left: Inventé par F. de Cuvilliés
In plate lower center: C.P.S.C.M.
In plate lower right: gravé par Georg Sig. Roesch
In plate upper right: B
In plate lower right: 2.

Markings

Verso lower left stamped in red ink-- mark of Henry F. Sewall (Lugt 1309)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); acquired 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund