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Print, Desseins D'Agraffes

This is a Print. It was designed by François de Cuvilliés the Elder. It is dated 1745 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is etching and engraving on off-white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Advisory Council. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

Platemark: 25 x 18.7 cm (9 13/16 x 7 3/8 in.) Sheet: 44 x 27.7 cm (17 5/16 x 10 7/8 in.)

It is inscribed

On plate, upper center: C.P.S.C.M.; upper right: S.; above, in the image: Desseins D'agraffes.; lower center: C.P.R.; lower right: 4.

Cite this object as

Print, Desseins D'Agraffes; Designed by François de Cuvilliés the Elder (Belgian, active Germany, 1695 - 1768); Germany; etching and engraving on off-white laid paper; Platemark: 25 x 18.7 cm (9 13/16 x 7 3/8 in.) Sheet: 44 x 27.7 cm (17 5/16 x 10 7/8 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-285-100

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