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This and 96 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Album, Livre de Cartouches à divers usages (Book of Cartouches for Different Uses), 1738.

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Bound Print, Cartouche with View of Palace and Ruins, Livre d’ornements (Book of Ornaments), 1738

This is a Bound print. It is dated 1738 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 Julia Pastor. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

24.2 × 14.8 cm (9 1/2 × 5 13/16 in.)

It is signed

Printed in plate, lower left: F. de. Cuvillies. In. et. del.; lower right: Jungwierth. S. M.

It is inscribed

Printed in plate, lower center: S.P.S.C.M.

Cite this object as

Bound Print, Cartouche with View of Palace and Ruins, Livre d’ornements (Book of Ornaments), 1738; Germany; engraving on paper; 24.2 × 14.8 cm (9 1/2 × 5 13/16 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-281-96

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