Print, PLAFOND DE PEINTURE; Plafond du même cabinet, 4th Plate
This is a Print. It was designed by Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier and published by Gabriel Huquier and engraved by Pierre-Alexandre Aveline. 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: 40.8 x 35.8 cm (16 1/16 x 14 1/8 in.)
It is inscribed
Inscribed on plate: upper left: P; upper right: 90; lower left, J.A. Meissonnier Pinxit; lower center, A Paris chés Huquier rue St. Jacques près celle des Mathurins. CPR; lower right, P. Aveline Sculp.
Cite this object as
Print, PLAFOND DE PEINTURE; Plafond du même cabinet, 4th Plate; Designed by Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (French, b. Italy, 1695–1750); France; engraving on white laid paper; Platemark: 40.8 x 35.8 cm (16 1/16 x 14 1/8 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-212-48