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Book, Recueil Elémentaire d'Architecture

This is a Book. It was written by Jean François de Neufforge. It is dated 1763–1765 and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is bound engravings on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

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

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Book, Recueil Elémentaire d'Architecture; Written by Jean François de Neufforge (French, 1714 - 1791); bound engravings on paper; Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1931-94-617

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