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Two crossed stems with a total of three species of fantasy flowers.

Cahier de fleurs singulières

1760
After Jean-Baptiste Pillement (French, 1728–1808), Jean Jacques Avril, père (French, 1744–1831)


Dimensions

Sheet: 36 x 24.7 cm (14 3/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

30.1211.4

Medium or Technique

Hand-colored etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Counter plate of 30.1211.5 and 30.1211.6. Plate from Cahier de Fleurs Singulieres Inventées et Dessinées par J. Pillement premier Peintre du Roy de Pologne. Gravées par J.J. Avril.

Inscription

In the plate U.r.: 6; L.l.: J. Pillement Inv. et del.; L.r.: J.J. Avril; Sculp.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund