Print, Design for Tapestry
This is a Print. It was designed by Gilles-Marie Oppenord and print maker: Charles-Nicolas Cochin the elder and style of Claude Gillot. It is dated 1720-1750 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is etching on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
It is credited
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.
Its dimensions are
26.7 × 33.9 cm (10 1/2 × 13 3/8 in.)
It is inscribed
Bottom left: "[I]nventé par Mr. Oppenort et gravé par C. N. Cochin"; at right: "Se Vend à Paris en l'Hôtel Royal des Gobelins Avec Privilege d[u Roy]."
Cite this object as
Print, Design for Tapestry; Designed by Gilles-Marie Oppenord (French, 1672–1742); Print Maker: Charles-Nicolas Cochin the elder (French, 1688 - 1754); Style of Claude Gillot (French, 1673 - 1722); France; etching on paper; 26.7 × 33.9 cm (10 1/2 × 13 3/8 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-168