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Print, Passementerie, Mètier à Franges

This is a Print. It was designed by J.R. Lucotte and written by Denis Diderot and engraved by Robert Bénard. It is dated 1762 and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is engraving on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. George A. Kubler. It is credited Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler.

Its dimensions are

35.4 x 22.6 cm (13 15/16 x 8 7/8 in.), irregular

It is signed

Signed in plate, lower left: Lucotte Del.; lower right Benard Fecit

It is inscribed

Inscribed in plate, upper right: Pl. XV.; lower center: Passementerie, Mètier à Franges.

Cite this object as

Print, Passementerie, Mètier à Franges; Designed by J.R. Lucotte (French, 1750–84); France; engraving on paper; 35.4 x 22.6 cm (13 15/16 x 8 7/8 in.), irregular; Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler; 1949-152-187

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