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Print, Ornamental Design from "Nouvelle suite de cahiers chinois a l'usage des Dessinateurs et des peintres", No.2, Inventés et dessinés par Jean Pillement. Gravés par Anne Allen. ", after 1775

This is a Print. It was created by Jean-Baptiste Pillement and etched by Anne Allen. It is dated after 1775 and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is etching with colored inks à la poupé on off-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

19.3 x 14 cm (7 5/8 x 5 1/2 in.) Platemark: 19.3 x 14 cm (7 5/8 x 5 1/2 in.) 24.4 x 20 cm (9 5/8 x 7 7/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Verso: Blind stamp: Cooper Union Museum New York [Lugt 457e] Registration pin holes at top left corner; lower left corner and lower right corner, all just inside plate mark.

It is signed

In plate lower left, printed in brown ink: Pillement in. In plate lower right, printed in green ink: Anne Allen s.

It is inscribed

Lower left inside plate mark, in graphite, arranged vertically: B/2 Lower right to right of plate mark, in graphite: B.2 (erased) Lower right corner, in graphite: 5 Verso: Lower left in graphite: Nouvelles suites / de cahiers... No.1 Lower right in graphite: dupl of / 1938-57-20

Cite this object as

Print, Ornamental Design from "Nouvelle suite de cahiers chinois a l'usage des Dessinateurs et des peintres", No.2, Inventés et dessinés par Jean Pillement. Gravés par Anne Allen. ", after 1775; Jean-Baptiste Pillement (French, 1728–1808); France; etching with colored inks à la poupé on off-white laid paper; 19.3 x 14 cm (7 5/8 x 5 1/2 in.) Platemark: 19.3 x 14 cm (7 5/8 x 5 1/2 in.) 24.4 x 20 cm (9 5/8 x 7 7/8 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-41-21

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