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Bound Print, Wall with Two Trumeaux, Nouveaux desseins de Lambris (New Wainscoting Designs)

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 18th century 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 donated by Advisory Council. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

Platemark: 26 × 30.5 cm (10 1/4 × 12 in.)

It is signed

Printed in plate, lower left: F. de. Cuvillies. In. et. del.; lower right: CA. de. Lespilliez. sc.

It is inscribed

Printed in plate, upper center: C. P. S. C. M.; lower center: Dessein de Lambris, pour le Côté des fenetres; dont une se voit entiere: Les trumeaux de glace A. ét B. sont variez de deux diferentes façon.; inscribed in graphite, vertically, lower right: 48

Cite this object as

Bound Print, Wall with Two Trumeaux, Nouveaux desseins de Lambris (New Wainscoting Designs); Designed by François de Cuvilliés the Elder (Belgian, active Germany, 1695 - 1768); Germany; engraving on paper; Platemark: 26 × 30.5 cm (10 1/4 × 12 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-282-49

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