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This and 11 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Album, Livre De Vases.

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Bound Print, Plate 5, Livre de vases (Book of Vases), 1738–72

This is a Bound print. It was designed by François Boucher and etched by Gabriel Huquier and published by Chez Le Pere et Avaulez. It is dated 1738–72 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is etching on cream 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.

It is signed

Printed in plate, lower left: F Boucher inv; lower right: Huquier. ex. C.P.R.

It is inscribed

Printed in plate, upper right: 5

Cite this object as

Bound Print, Plate 5, Livre de vases (Book of Vases), 1738–72; Designed by François Boucher (French, 1703–1770); France; etching on cream laid paper; Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-504-4

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