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Print, Designs for Decorative Ironwork, Plate 96 from Divers dessins de balcons a plusieurs usages (Variety of Balcony Designs), 1757–1776

This is a Print. It was designed by Claude René Gabriel Poulleau and engraved by Jacques Chéreau. It is dated 1757–1776 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.

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Its dimensions are

H x W: 41.9 × 26.7 cm (16 1/2 × 10 1/2 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in plate: Porte Enseigne / Grille basse divers usages / Rampes terminées en Consoles / Couronnement de grille / Anneau de Clef / Marteaux de Portes / Anneau de Clef

Cite this object as

Print, Designs for Decorative Ironwork, Plate 96 from Divers dessins de balcons a plusieurs usages (Variety of Balcony Designs), 1757–1776; Designed by Claude René Gabriel Poulleau (French, b.1749); engraving on paper; H x W: 41.9 × 26.7 cm (16 1/2 × 10 1/2 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-53

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