Print, Design for a Candlestick, pl. 12 in Oeuvre de Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier, 1748
This is a Print. It was designed by Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier and published by Gabriel Huquier and engraved by Philippe-Louis Campagnon- Desplaces. It is dated 1748 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is etching on offf-white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
It is credited
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.
Its dimensions are
26.9 x 21.4 cm (10 9/16 x 8 7/16 in.)
It is inscribed
Inscribed on plate, upper left: B; upper right: 12; lower left: Meissonnier Architecte in.; lower right: Desplaces Sculpsit.; lower center: A Paris chés Huquier rue St. Jacques au coin de celle des Mathurins./Avec Privilege du Roy.
Cite this object as
Print, Design for a Candlestick, pl. 12 in Oeuvre de Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier, 1748; Designed by Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (French, b. Italy, 1695–1750); France; etching on offf-white laid paper; 26.9 x 21.4 cm (10 9/16 x 8 7/16 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-212-8-b