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Print, Design for a Wrought Iron Lecturn, from " Divers Livres de Serrurie", ca. 1690

This is a Print. It is dated ca. 1690 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.

Its dimensions are

30.1 × 14.3 cm (11 7/8 × 5 5/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Caption: "Lvtrain/Avec Privilege du Roy S. Vallee fecit." Bottom, the scale.

Cite this object as

Print, Design for a Wrought Iron Lecturn, from " Divers Livres de Serrurie", ca. 1690; Previously owned by Jean Léon Decloux (French, 1840–1929); France; engraving on paper; 30.1 × 14.3 cm (11 7/8 × 5 5/8 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-82

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