Print, Design for a Fantastic Fountain
This is a Print. It was print maker: Jean-Laurent Legeay. It is dated ca. 1770 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is etching on paper, remargined. 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
33.1 × 25.4 cm (13 1/16 in. × 10 in.)
It is inscribed
A cloth is held by two figures on the shaft, with the inscription: "FONTAINE / INVETE / et graues Par Legeay / arch. Et"; "J Legeay / sculp." is written in a medallion at the bottom. Bottom margin: "A Paris chés Huquier rue des Mathurins au coin de celle de Sorbonne." (cf. Guilmard).
Cite this object as
Print, Design for a Fantastic Fountain; Print Maker: Jean-Laurent Legeay (French, ca. 1710–86); France; etching on paper, remargined; 33.1 × 25.4 cm (13 1/16 in. × 10 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-28-1