Title page from A New Book of Chinese Designs, By Pillement

"A New Book of Chinese Designs" (plate 1)

1755
After Jean-Baptiste Pillement (French, 1728–1808), J. June (English, about 1740–1770)


Dimensions

Sheet: 20.5 x 15 cm (8 1/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

30.1252.1

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Not On View

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Title page from A New Book of CHINESE DESIGNS By Pillement, Price 1 Shil.g; London Printed for & Sold by D. Voisin Printseller in Middle Row Holbourn, According to Act of Parliament. 1755.

Inscription

In the plate U.r.: 1; L.r.: J.June Sculp.

Bottom: A New Book of CHINESE DESIGNS By Pillement, Price 1 Shil.g; London Printed for & Sold by D. Voisin Printseller in Middle Row Holbourn, According to Act of Parliament. 1755.

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 7/1/1930 [exact to month]

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund