This object is currently resting in our storage facility. There is one other image of this object. This object has no known copyright, and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

See more objects with the color darkgrey grey dimgrey or see all the colors for this object.

This and 119 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Bound Volume, Oeuvres de Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier, ca. 1730.

Object Timeline

-0001

1921

  • We acquired this object.

2016

2017

  • You found it!

Print, Epitaphe de marbre et bronze de Mr. le Baron de Bezenval (Epitaph in Marble and Bronze for Baron de Bezenval), plate 100, in Oeuvres de Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (Works by Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier), 1748

This is a Print. It was designed by Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier and engraved by Gabriel Huquier and published by Gabriel Huquier. It is dated 1748 and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is engraving on white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Advisory Council and catalogued by Karin Zonis. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

59.5 x 24.1 cm (23 7/16 x 9 1/2 in.)

It is signed

Signed in plate, lower left: J. A. Meissonnier inv. et perfecit; lower right: Huquier Sculp. et ex rue St. Jacques. CPR.

It is inscribed

Inscribed in plate, upper right: 100; lower center: Epitaphe de marbre et bronze de Mr. le Baron de Bezenval / executé a St. Sulpice de Paris

Cite this object as

Print, Epitaphe de marbre et bronze de Mr. le Baron de Bezenval (Epitaph in Marble and Bronze for Baron de Bezenval), plate 100, in Oeuvres de Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (Works by Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier), 1748; Designed by Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (French, 1695–1750); France; engraving on white laid paper; 59.5 x 24.1 cm (23 7/16 x 9 1/2 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-212-58

This object has no known Copyright restrictions.

You are welcome to use this image in compliance with our terms of use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18222741/ |title=Print, Epitaphe de marbre et bronze de Mr. le Baron de Bezenval (Epitaph in Marble and Bronze for Baron de Bezenval), plate 100, in Oeuvres de Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (Works by Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier), 1748 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=18 October 2017 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

If you would like to tell us more about an object or have found an error in an object record, please let us know!