There is one other image of this object. This object has no known copyright, and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

See more objects with the color grey darkslategrey silver dimgrey or see all the colors for this object.

This and 119 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Bound Volume, Oeuvres de Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier, ca. 1730.

Object Timeline

1921

  • We acquired this object.

2006

2016

2018

  • You found it!

Print, PLAFOND DE PEINTURE; Plafond du même cabinet, 4th Plate, 1740

This is a Print. It is dated 1740 and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is engraving on white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

Platemark: 40.8 x 35.8 cm (16 1/16 x 14 1/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed on plate: upper left: P; upper right: 90; lower left, J.A. Meissonnier Pinxit; lower center, A Paris chés Huquier rue St. Jacques près celle des Mathurins. CPR; lower right, P. Aveline Sculp.

Cite this object as

Print, PLAFOND DE PEINTURE; Plafond du même cabinet, 4th Plate, 1740; Previously owned by Jean Léon Decloux (French, 1840–1929); France; engraving on white laid paper; Platemark: 40.8 x 35.8 cm (16 1/16 x 14 1/8 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-212-48

This object has no known Copyright restrictions.

You are welcome to use this image in compliance with our terms of use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18222669/ |title=Print, PLAFOND DE PEINTURE; Plafond du même cabinet, 4th Plate, 1740 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=11 December 2018 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>