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Book, Arabesques (Arabesques)

This is a Book. It was designed by Jean Démosthène Dugourc and published by Jacques-François Chéreau and engraved by Jean Démosthène Dugourc. It is dated 1782 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is bound volume of engravings on 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

27.1 × 20.8 × 1.3 cm (10 11/16 × 8 3/16 × 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Book, Arabesques (Arabesques); Designed by Jean Démosthène Dugourc (French, 1749–1825); France; bound volume of engravings on paper; 27.1 × 20.8 × 1.3 cm (10 11/16 × 8 3/16 × 1/2 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-298

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