This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

Object Timeline

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2022

  • You found it!

Drawing, Cartoon for cotton printing: Les Quatre Élements

This is a Drawing. It was created by Bonaventure M. Lebert and manufactured by Hartmann et Fils. It is dated 1810–1820. Its medium is graphite on cream-colored paper, mounted. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Bridget Mahon. It is credited Gift of Bridget Mahon.

Its dimensions are

30 × 48 cm (11 13/16 × 18 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Cartoon for cotton printing: Les Quatre Élements; Bonaventure M. Lebert (1759–1836); France; graphite on cream-colored paper, mounted; 30 × 48 cm (11 13/16 × 18 7/8 in.); Gift of Bridget Mahon; 1898-21-15

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18102807/ |title=Drawing, Cartoon for cotton printing: Les Quatre Élements |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=28 January 2022 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>