Print, Floral and Acanthus Leaf Design
This is a Print. It was designed by Alexis Peyrotte and engraved by Gabriel Huquier and published by Gabriel Huquier. It is dated 1740 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is etcher 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
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; 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