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Drawing, Design for Elevation of Alcove Wall of Bedroom

This is a drawing. It was attributed to Jules-François Boucher le fils and Henri Salembier. It is dated ca. 1780 and we acquired it in 1911. Its medium is brush and watercolor, graphite on white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Jean Léon Decloux. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

20.7 × 34 cm (8 1/8 × 13 3/8 in.) Mat: 35.6 × 45.7 cm (14 × 18 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Elevation of Alcove Wall of Bedroom; Attributed to Jules-François Boucher le fils (French, 1736 – 1782); France; brush and watercolor, graphite on white laid paper; 20.7 × 34 cm (8 1/8 × 13 3/8 in.) Mat: 35.6 × 45.7 cm (14 × 18 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1911-28-4

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