Morceaux de caprice à divers usages
Ecole de l'architecture bavaroise
Place of Publication: Munich, Germany
Berlin 146, 182
Overall: 45.8 x 32.5 x 7.5 cm (18 1/16 x 12 13/16 x 2 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bound set of 265 etchings and engravings
Not On View
(Munich: by the author; Paris: Poilly; and Paris: Huquier [1745-1771]) Folio; 265 leaves; contemporary gilt-stamped marbled calf; gilt, marbled, and gauffered edges
Ornamental designs for cartouches, doorways, chimneys, tables, ironwork, fountains, ceilings, frames, etc.; architectural plans for country homes, gardens, altars, etc.; miscellaneous compositions relating to arts of painting and drawing, mythology, etc.
Munich: by the author; Paris: Poilly; and Paris: Huquier [1745-1771]
Royal Bavarian collection (stamp on title); William H. Schab, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, March 11, 1948.
William A. Sargent Fund