Bound Print, Vis à vis, Plate 1, Modèles de Voitures Louis XV
This is a bound print. It was designed by Jean-François Chopard and engraved by Jean-François Chopard and published by Nicolas Jean Baptiste de Poilly. It is dated ca. 1750 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is engraving on laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
It is credited
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.
Its dimensions are
28.9 × 45.4 cm (11 3/8 × 17 7/8 in.)
It is signed
Printed in plate, lower left: J.F. Chopard Inv.; lower center: à Paris chez N. J. B. de Poilly rue S. Jacques à l’Esperance
It is inscribed
Printed in plate, upper right: 1; upper center: Vis a vis; upper left, superimposed on carriage parts: Lisoire / Fourchette / Jante; upper right, adjacent to carriage parts: Mouton / Lisoire; lower center, above the scale: Echelle de 5. Pièds
Cite this object as
Bound Print, Vis à vis, Plate 1, Modèles de Voitures Louis XV; Designed by Jean-François Chopard (French, active 18th century); France; engraving on laid paper; 28.9 × 45.4 cm (11 3/8 × 17 7/8 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-272-1