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Album, Livre de Cartouches à divers usages (Book of Cartouches for Different Uses)

This is a Album. It was designed by François de Cuvilliés. It is dated 1738 and we acquired it in 1920. 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

H x W: 35.3 × 24.2 cm (13 7/8 × 9 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Album, Livre de Cartouches à divers usages (Book of Cartouches for Different Uses) ; Designed by François de Cuvilliés the younger (German, 1731 - 1777); H x W: 35.3 × 24.2 cm (13 7/8 × 9 1/2 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-281

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