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Print, Floral and Acanthus Leaf Design, 1740

This is a Print. It was designed by Alexis Peyrotte. It is dated 1740 and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is etcher on white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Advisory Council. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

47.8 x 32.7 cm (18 13/16 x 12 7/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed on plate, upper left: A; upper right: 4; lower left: Peirotte in; lower right: huquier Sculp et ex a Paris rue des Mathurins C.P.R.; written on plate in graphite, verso: les 6 feuilles/(unreadable, see object); written on mount in graphite, upper right: n° 4

Cite this object as

Print, Floral and Acanthus Leaf Design, 1740; Designed by Alexis Peyrotte (French, 1699–1769); France; etcher on white laid paper; 47.8 x 32.7 cm (18 13/16 x 12 7/8 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-213-4

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