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Le Petit Oppenord

before 1748
After Gilles-Marie Oppenord (French, 1672–1742), Etched by Gabriel Huquier (French, 1695–1772)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Berlin 382; Bibliothèque Nationale, Inventaire 18th cen., v. 11, pp. 498, 501-02

Dimensions

Overall: 27.7 x 38 x 3 cm (10 7/8 x 14 15/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.1265

Medium or Technique

Bound set of 84 etchings (168 subjects)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints, Bound sets

(Paris: Gabriel Huquier [before 1748]) Oblong folio; 84 leaves; nineteenth[?]-century blind- and gilt-stamped brown calf.

Illustrations after sketches of Roman architectural details


Paris: Gabriel Huquier [before 1748]

Provenance

Inscription on preliminary leaf: "Ex libris Happe"; Princesse de Poix (bookplate, and monogram on binding); Georges Mathias, Paris, from whom purchased by MFA, July 1, 1931.

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund