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This and 11 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Print, Nouveau Livre de Singes (New Book of Monkeys).

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Bound Print, Plate 4, Jardiniers Fleuristes (Horticulturists), Nouveau Livre de Singes (New Book of Monkeys)

This is a bound print. It was designed by Christophe Huet and engraved by Pierre-Alexandre Aveline and published by Vanheck. It is dated ca. 1743 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is engraving on laid 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: 11.4 × 16.9 cm (4 1/2 × 6 5/8 in.) Sheet: 15.7 × 23.1 cm (6 3/16 × 9 1/8 in.)

It is signed

Printed in black ink, lower left: C. Huet inv.; lower right: Aveline junior Sculp

It is inscribed

Printed in black ink, lower center: Roguié ex. JARDINIERS FLEURISTES; upper right: 40

Cite this object as

Bound Print, Plate 4, Jardiniers Fleuristes (Horticulturists), Nouveau Livre de Singes (New Book of Monkeys); Designed by Christophe Huet (French, 1700–1759); France; engraving on laid paper; Platemark: 11.4 × 16.9 cm (4 1/2 × 6 5/8 in.) Sheet: 15.7 × 23.1 cm (6 3/16 × 9 1/8 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-320-5

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Embroidered and Embellished.

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