Print, Title Page
This is a Print. It was designed by François de Cuvilliés the Elder. It is dated 1745 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is etching and engraving on off-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: 33.7 x 22.7 cm (13 1/4 x 8 15/16 in.) Sheet: 44 x 28.6 cm (17 5/16 x 11 1/4 in.)
It is inscribed
Printed upper left, in plate: 20me. Livre.; Printed upper center, in plate: C.P.S.C.M.; Printed upper right, in plate: V; Printed center, in plate: LIVRE / DE / DEVELOPEMENS / DE BORDURES / DE TABLEAUX. / INVENTES / Par M.F. de CUVILLIES / Premier Architect / de S.A.S.E. de BAVIERE, / Et Gravés / par F. de Cuvilliés-fils.; Printed lower center, in plate: Se vend à Paris chez le Sr. Poilly ruë St. Iacques a l'jmage S. Bênoit, Avec Privilége du Roy, ét chez l'auteur.; Printed lower right, in plate: 1; Inscribed in graphite, lower center, in margin: 111
Cite this object as
Print, Title Page; Designed by François de Cuvilliés the Elder (Belgian, active Germany, 1695 - 1768); Germany; etching and engraving on off-white laid paper; Platemark: 33.7 x 22.7 cm (13 1/4 x 8 15/16 in.) Sheet: 44 x 28.6 cm (17 5/16 x 11 1/4 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-285-112