Print, Design for Three Wall Brackets with Vases
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: 24.7 x 19.1 cm (9 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.) Sheet: 44 x 28.5 cm (17 5/16 x 11 1/4 in.)
It is inscribed
Printed upper left, in plate: 18me. Livre.; Printed upper center, in plate: C.P.S.C.M. / Livre D'Ornemens a divers usages, Nouvellement / jnventé par françois de Cuvilliés, premier / Architecte de S.A.S.E. de Baviere. / Gravé par Cuvilli[és] le fils; upper right: S.; Printed lower center, in plate: Se vend a Paris chez le Sr. Poilly ruë St. Iacques, a / l'jmage St. Benoit, Avec Privilege du Roy / ét chez l'auteur.; Printed lower right, in plate: 1; Inscribed in graphite, lower left, in margin: 93
Cite this object as
Print, Design for Three Wall Brackets with Vases; Designed by François de Cuvilliés the Elder (Belgian, active Germany, 1695 - 1768); Germany; etching and engraving on off-white laid paper; Platemark: 24.7 x 19.1 cm (9 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.) Sheet: 44 x 28.5 cm (17 5/16 x 11 1/4 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-285-94