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This and 12 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Book, Modèles de voitures d'époque Louis XV (Coach Designs from the Louis XV Period).

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1920

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2016

2019

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Bound Print, Plate 8, Cabriolet (Open Top), Modèles de Voitures Louis XV (Models of Louis XV Carriages), ca. 1750

This is a Bound print. It is dated ca. 1750 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is engraving on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was catalogued by Julie Pastor. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

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: 8; center right: Cabriolet; upper left, surrounding carriage parts: devant du / Cabriolet / Aisle Chantourné et Gondolée; upper right,belowcarriage part: Verge pour les Cerceaux Brisés

Cite this object as

Bound Print, Plate 8, Cabriolet (Open Top), Modèles de Voitures Louis XV (Models of Louis XV Carriages), ca. 1750; France; engraving on paper; Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-272-8

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