This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

Object Timeline

1920

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2021

  • You found it!

Print, Design for Chinese Pavilion in a Lake

This is a Print. It was designed by Jean Démosthène Dugourc. It is dated 1785 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is aquatint in brown ink 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.

Its dimensions are

Plate: 26.6 × 34.3 cm (10 1/2 × 13 1/2 in.) Paper: 32.2 × 39.7 cm (12 11/16 × 15 5/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Top margin: the number and "Détails du Sallon sur un lac." Bottom margin, the signatures, as A.

Cite this object as

Print, Design for Chinese Pavilion in a Lake; Designed by Jean Démosthène Dugourc (French, 1749–1825); France; aquatint in brown ink on paper; Plate: 26.6 × 34.3 cm (10 1/2 × 13 1/2 in.) Paper: 32.2 × 39.7 cm (12 11/16 × 15 5/8 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-68-2

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18297731/ |title=Print, Design for Chinese Pavilion in a Lake |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=8 December 2021 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>