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Livre nouveau de douze morceaux de fantesie [sic] utiles à divers usages

Livre d'architecture
Recueil nouveau de differens cartouches
Livre de buffets

1734 and after
Designed by Jacques de LaJoue II (French, 1687–1761), Engraved by Gabriel Huquier (French, 1695–1772), Engraved by Charles-Nicolas Cochin le fils (French, 1715–1790), Engraved by Charles Nicolas Cochin, père (French, 1688–1754), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Guélard (French, active 1733–1755), Engraved by Pierre Alexandre Aveline (French, 1702–1760), Engraved by Louis Desplaces (French, 1682–1739), Engraved by Simon François Ravenet, l'aîné (French, 1706–1774), Engraved by Nicolas Henri Tardieu (French, 1674–1749), Publisher Marguerite [la Veuve] Chéreau (French, active 1729-1755), Publisher Pierre François Basan (French, 1723–1797)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Guilmard, p. 151-53; Berlin 400, 407, 413-14, 4052

Dimensions

Overall: 54.2 x 38.5 x 5.2 cm (21 5/16 x 15 3/16 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.1279

Medium or Technique

Bound set of 128 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Bound sets

(Paris: Huquier [and others: 1734 and after]) Folio; 111 leaves; modern gilt-stamped marbled brown morocco.

Rococo ornamental designs for cartouches, trophies, overdoor paintings, fountains, etc.


Paris: Huquier [and others: 1734 and after]

Provenance

Georges Mathias, Paris, from whom purchased by MFA, July 1, 1931.

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund