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Bound Print, Title Page, Livre de Paneaux à divers usages (Book of Panels for Various Uses), 1745

This is a Bound print. It is dated 1745 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: Inventé par F. Cuvilliés.; lower right: gravé par C. A. de Lespilliez

It is inscribed

Printed in plate, upper center: 3me. Livre; within frame at upper center: Livre de Paneaux a divers usages, / Inventé par François de Cuvilliés Conseiller, / et Architecte de Sa Majeste Imperialle. / a Munich chez Lauteur; lower center: Se vend aussi a Paris chez le Sr. Poilly ruë St. Jacque a limage St. Benoit Avec Privilege du Roy. / C. P. S. C. M.; inscribed in graphite, upper right: 52

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Bound Print, Title Page, Livre de Paneaux à divers usages (Book of Panels for Various Uses), 1745; Germany; engraving on paper; Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-282-53

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