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Bound Print, Title Page, Livre de Paneaux irréguliers (Book of Irregular Panels), 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 Julie Pastor. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

Platemark: 34.2 × 20.8 cm (13 7/16 × 8 3/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed in plate, within cartouche: Livre de Paneaux / irréguliers à divers / usages Nouvellement / inventé par françois de / Cuvilliés Conseiller ét / Architecte de S. A. S. E. / de Baviere Gentilhomme / de Bouche ét Architecte / de S. A. S. E. de Cologne. / C. A. de. Lespilliez. Sc. Monachÿ.; upper right: No. 18.; lower center: Cum. Pr. S.C.M.; inscribed in graphite, upper right: 22

Cite this object as

Bound Print, Title Page, Livre de Paneaux irréguliers (Book of Irregular Panels), 1738; Germany; engraving on paper; Platemark: 34.2 × 20.8 cm (13 7/16 × 8 3/16 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-282-23

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