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Print, Garden Pavilion in the Corinthian Order

This is a Print. It was created by André-Jacob Roubo. It is dated 1775 and we acquired it in 1924. Its medium is engraving. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

  • Drawing, Triumphal Arch on an Ideal Piazza
  • pen and black ink, brush and blue, green and yellow watercolor on cardboard.
  • Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.
  • 1938-88-4138

Its dimensions are

34 x 30.4 cm (13 3/8 x 11 15/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed on the plate across the top: ELEVATION CEOMETRALE D'UN SALON DECOUVERT D'ORDONANCE CORINTHENE / Pl. 367; at lower left: A. J. Roubo Inv. Del. et Sculp.

Cite this object as

Print, Garden Pavilion in the Corinthian Order; André-Jacob Roubo (French, 1739–1791); France; engraving; 34 x 30.4 cm (13 3/8 x 11 15/16 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1924-41-83

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