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Oeuvre de J. Ch. Delafosse (Vol. 3)

Nouvelle iconologie historique (Troisième recueil)

1771 or later
Designed by Jean-Charles Delafosse (French, 1734–1789), Designed by A. Le Canu (French, second half 18th century), Designed by Jean-Baptiste de Puisieux (French, died in 1776)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Guilmard, pp. 220-21; Berlin 464


Overall: 48 x 32.6 x 5.8 cm (18 7/8 x 12 13/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bound set of 154 etchings and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Bound sets

(Paris: Daumont [and others, 1771 or later]) Folio; 155 leaves; modern gilt-stamped gray-green marbled morocco.

Designs for chairs, couches, beds, screens, buffets, secretaries, entryways; architectural projects (mansions, prisons, chapel); orders of architecture

Paris: Daumont [and others, 1771 or later]


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

Credit Line

Ellen Page Hall Fund