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1921

  • We acquired this object.

2016

2017

Book, Suite de dessins chinois (Album of Chinoiserie)

This is a book. It was designed by Jean-Baptiste Pillement. We acquired it in 1921. 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.

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Its dimensions are

H x W: 47.5 × 36 cm (18 11/16 × 14 3/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Book, Suite de dessins chinois (Album of Chinoiserie); Designed by Jean-Baptiste Pillement (French, 1728–1808); France; H x W: 47.5 × 36 cm (18 11/16 × 14 3/16 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-214

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