Print, Design of a Fountain in a Grotto and Architectural Elements
This is a Print. It was designed by Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier and engraved by Gabriel Huquier and published by Gabriel Huquier. It is dated 1740 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is engraving on white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
It is credited
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.
Its dimensions are
Platemark: 14 x 23 cm (5 1/2 x 9 1/16 in.)
It is inscribed
Inscribed on plate, upper left E; upper right: 29; lower left: J.A. Meissonnier, inv.; lower right: Huquier Sculp. et ex. rue St. Jacque C.P.R.
Cite this object as
Print, Design of a Fountain in a Grotto and Architectural Elements; Designed by Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (French, b. Italy, 1695–1750); France; engraving on white laid paper; Platemark: 14 x 23 cm (5 1/2 x 9 1/16 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-212-28-b