Bound Print, Title Page, Livre de Paneaux irréguliers (Book of Irregular Panels)
This is a bound print. It was designed by François de Cuvilliés the Elder and published by François de Cuvilliés the Elder and engraved by Carl Albert von Lespilliez. It is dated 1738 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is engraving 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
Platemark: 34.2 × 20.8 cm (13 7/16 × 8 3/16 in.)
It is inscribed
Printed in plate, within cartouche: Livre de Paneaux / irréguliers à divers / usages Nouvellement / inventé par françois de / Cuvilliés Conseiller ét / Architecte de S. A. S. E. / de Baviere Gentilhomme / de Bouche ét Architecte / de S. A. S. E. de Cologne. / C. A. de. Lespilliez. Sc. Monachÿ.; upper right: No. 18.; lower center: Cum. Pr. S.C.M.; inscribed in graphite, upper right: 22
Cite this object as
Bound Print, Title Page, Livre de Paneaux irréguliers (Book of Irregular Panels); Designed by François de Cuvilliés the Elder (Belgian, active Germany, 1695 - 1768); Germany; engraving on paper; Platemark: 34.2 × 20.8 cm (13 7/16 × 8 3/16 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-282-23