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Oeuvre de J. Ch. Delafosse (Vol. 2)

Nouvelle iconologie historique (Deuxième recueil)
Table indicative des 24 différens cahiers de décorations, sculptures, orfévreries, et ornemens divers qui complettent l'oeuvre de J. Ch. Delafosse et font suite à son Iconologie historique.

Designed by Jean-Charles Delafosse (French, 1734–1789), Engraved by Jean Charles Baquoy (French, 1721–1777), Engraved by Pierre-Gabriel Berthault (French, 1737–1831), Engraved by Nicolas Augustin Foin (French, born in 1726), Engraved by Jean-Francois Janinet (French, 1752–1814), Engraved by Charles-François Joly (French, second half of 18th century), Engraved by A. Le Canu (French, second half 18th century), Engraved by Claude-Antoine de Littret (French, about 1735–1775), Engraved by Pierre François Tardieu (French, 1711–1771), Engraved by Etienne Claude Voysard (French, 1746–about 1812), Publisher Jacques-François Chéreau (French, 1742–1794), Publisher Le Père et Avaulez (French, active 1772–1779)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Guilmard, pp. 218-220; Berlin 465(2)


Overall: 48 x 33 x 6 cm (18 7/8 x 13 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bound set of 177 etchings and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Prints, Bound sets

(Paris: Chéreau [1771]) Folio; 177 [of 186] leaves; modern gilt-stamped gray-green marbled morocco.

Designs for decorative friezes, tombs, vases, clocks, tables, andirons, chandeliers, lamps, chairs, etc.

Paris: Chéreau [1771]


Georges Mathias, Paris, from whom purchased by the MFA, October 4, 1934.

Credit Line

Ellen Page Hall Fund