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Bound Print, Design for a Carriage, 1753

This is a Bound print. It was designed by Johann Michael Hoppenhaupt II. It is dated 1753 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is etching and engraving on white laid paper. 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

40.8 x 64.2 cm (16 1/16 x 25 1/4 in

It is signed

Signed in pen and black ink, verso: I.W. Meil del et inci.

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower left: Hoppenhaupt senior inv:.

Cite this object as

Bound Print, Design for a Carriage, 1753; Designed by Johann Michael Hoppenhaupt II (German, 1709–ca. 1778); Germany; etching and engraving on white laid paper; 40.8 x 64.2 cm (16 1/16 x 25 1/4 in; Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-221-2

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Rococo: The Continuing Curve 1730-2008.

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