Drawing, Design for a Mirror Frame with Monogram of Marie-Antoinette, 1787–90
This is a Drawing. It was designed by Richard de Lalonde and made for (as the client) Marie Antoinette, Queen of France. It is dated 1787–90 and we acquired it in 1911. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and gray, yellow wash, graphite on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
Its dimensions are
49.8 x 32.2cm (19 5/8 x 12 11/16in.)
It has the following markings
Watermark: IV. Stamp, verso: Cooper Union Museum of New York.
Cite this object as
Drawing, Design for a Mirror Frame with Monogram of Marie-Antoinette, 1787–90. pen and black ink, brush and gray, yellow wash, graphite on paper. Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council. 1911-28-207.
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.