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Print, Tailleur d'Habits, outils, from Diderot's Encyclopaedia, 1763

This is a Print. It was designed by J.R. Lucotte and written by Denis Diderot and engraved by Robert Bénard. It is dated 1763 and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is engraving on white paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. George A. Kubler and Mrs. George A. Kubler. It is credited Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler.

Its dimensions are

35.6 x 22.6 cm (14 in. x 8 7/8 in.), irregular

It is signed

Signed in plate, lower left: Lucotte Del.; lower right Benard Fecit

It is inscribed

Inscribed in plate, upper right; Pl. I.; lower center: Tailleur d'Habits, Outils

Cite this object as

Print, Tailleur d'Habits, outils, from Diderot's Encyclopaedia, 1763; Designed by J.R. Lucotte (French, 1750–84); France; engraving on white paper; 35.6 x 22.6 cm (14 in. x 8 7/8 in.), irregular; Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler; 1949-152-190

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