The Grand Gallery of the Chateau of Versailles (frontispiece to vol. 1 of Madeleine de Scudéry, Conversations nouvelles (2 vols.)(Paris, 1684))

1684
Sébastien Leclerc (French, 1637–1714)


Catalogue Raisonné

Jombert 165(1); IFF 3061, ii/iv; not in Le Blanc

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.4 × 10.2 cm (6 1/16 × 4 in.)(with 3 mm margins at the top and right; trimmed within the platemark at the left and bottom)

Accession Number

2001.275.2.385

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Bernard Quaritch Ltd., London; from whom purchased June 27, 2001 (from an album bound and organized in France about 1770-1775)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Ruth V.S. Lauer in memory of Julia Wheaton Saines