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Huitième Livre de Fleurs (8 groups)

Title page with seven of probably eight motifs. Upper right corner is missing.

Late 18th century
After Jean-Baptiste Pillement (French, 1728–1808), Unidentified artist, French, 18th century, Publisher Louis-Joseph Mondhare (French, active about 1760–about 1792)


Dimensions

Platemark: 18 x 24 cm (7 1/16 x 9 7/16 in.) Sheet: 26.5 x 27.5 cm (10 7/16 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.1278.1

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

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Prints

Title page from Huitième Livre de Fleurs Dessinées d’apres Nature par J. Pillement, A Paris chez Mondhare rue S. Jacques a l’Hotel Saumur.

Inscription

Bottom: Huitième Livre de Fleurs Dessinées d'apres Nature par J. Pillement, A Paris chez Mondhare rue S. Jacques a l'Hotel Saumur.

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 7/1/1930 [exact to month]

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund