Print, Encensoir; Encensoir, 5th Plate
This is a Print. It was designed by Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier and engraved by Gabriel Huquier and published by Gabriel Huquier. It is dated 1740 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is engraving on white laid 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
Platemark: 39.3 x 19.8 cm (15 1/2 x 7 13/16 in.)
It is inscribed
Inscribed on plate, upper left: N; upper right: 82; lower left, J.A. Meissonnier inv.; lower center, Encensoir; lower right: Huquier Sculp et ex rue S. Jacque CPR
Cite this object as
Print, Encensoir; Encensoir, 5th Plate; Designed by Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (French, b. Italy, 1695–1750); France; engraving on white laid paper; Platemark: 39.3 x 19.8 cm (15 1/2 x 7 13/16 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-212-40