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Bound Print, Cérémonie du Mariage de Louis Dauphin de France avec Marie Thérèse Infante D’Espagne dans la Chapelle du Château de Versailles le XXIII Février M.D. CCXLV. (Marriage Ceremony of Louis Dauphin of France and Marie Thérèse of Spain in the Chapel of the Castle of Versailles, February 23, 1745)

This is a bound print. It was designed by Michel de Bonneval and published by Menus-Plaisirs du Roi and engraved by Charles Nicolas Cochin the younger. It is dated 1756 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is etching and engraving on 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.

It is signed

Signed in plate, lower center : C.N. Cochin filius delineavit et Sculpsit

It is inscribed

Printed in plate, lower center : Ceremonie du Mariage DE LOUIS DAUPHIN DE FRANCE AVEC MARIE THERESE INFANTE D’ESPAGNE. / dans la Chapelle du Château de Versailles le XXIII. Fevrier M.D. CCXLV. / Les preparatifs pour cette Ceremonie ont été ordonnés par M. Le Duc De Richelieu Pair de France en exercice de Premier Gentilhomme de la Chambre DU ROY, et conduits par Mr. De Bonneval Intendant et controlleur general de / l’Argenterie, Menus plaisirs et affaires de la Chambre de Sa Majesté.

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Bound Print, Cérémonie du Mariage de Louis Dauphin de France avec Marie Thérèse Infante D’Espagne dans la Chapelle du Château de Versailles le XXIII Février M.D. CCXLV. (Marriage Ceremony of Louis Dauphin of France and Marie Thérèse of Spain in the Chapel of the Castle of Versailles, February 23, 1745); Designed by Michel de Bonneval (French, d. 1766); France; etching and engraving on paper; Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-205-5

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