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What is this?

Duchesse cushion decorated with rinceaux; arms and back in floral and curved Rococo motif.

This is a print from United Kingdom. It is dated 1762 and we acquired it in 1921. Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

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Its medium is

etching on cream laid paper

Its dimensions are

Sheet: 30.6 x 44 cm (12 1/16 x 17 5/16 in.) Platemark: 19.8 x 32.4 cm (7 13/16 x 12 3/4 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in plate, upper right: No. 4; upper center: Echelle de Trois Pieds [scale]; lower center: Duchesse; in graphite, lower right margin: 20

This object was designed by Matthew Liard

This object was catalogued by Karin Zonis and donated by Advisory Council

This and 55 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Album.

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Print, Duchesse (No. 4), from Recueil de différents Muebles garniers Comme Fauteuils (Liard's "Suites"), 1762 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=1 August 2015 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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