Oeuvres...contenant differents fragments d'architecture et d'ornements, à l'usage des batiments sacrées, publics, et particuliers

Le Grand Oppenord

1748–51
Etched by Gabriel Huquier (French, 1695–1772), After Gilles-Marie Oppenord (French, 1672–1742)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Berlin 384; Bibliothèque nationale, Inventaire 18th century, v. 11, pp. 498, 503-09

Dimensions

Overall: 60 x 46 x 3.4 cm (23 5/8 x 18 1/8 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.1263

Medium or Technique

Bound set of 122 etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Bound sets

Paris: Gabriel Huquier [1748-1751]) Large folio; 85 leaves (one folding); modern half gilt-stamped red morocco, marbled paper boards (David).

Illustrations of architectural ornament and details, including interiors, doorways, altars, chandeliers, fountains, tombs, gates, mantels, obelisks, etc.


Paris: Gabriel Huquier [1748-1751]

Provenance

Princesse de Poix (bookplate); Georges Mathias, Paris, from whom purchased by MFA, July 1, 1931.

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund