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Print - Design for the chased lid of a box
  • Design for the chased lid of a box
    Meissonnier, Juste-Aurèle, born 1695 - died 1750
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Design for the chased lid of a box

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (printed)

  • Date:

    1801 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meissonnier, Juste-Aurèle, born 1695 - died 1750 (designer)
    Obelle (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving and etching

  • Museum number:

    29564:81

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 89

Physical description

Engravings and etchings, designs for furniture

Place of Origin

Paris (printed)

Date

1801 (printed)

Artist/maker

Meissonnier, Juste-Aurèle, born 1695 - died 1750 (designer)
Obelle (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving and etching

Dimensions

height: 45 cm, width: 32 cm

Object history note

Accessioned April 11 1885. Bought from E Parsons, South Kensington Book and Print Dealer.

Descriptive line

Plate from a volume of interior decorations, one of 73 bound together, Paris, 1801.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Lambert, Susan (ed.) Pattern & Design: Designs for the Decorative Arts 1480-1980 London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1983

Techniques

Engraving; Etching

Subjects depicted

Engravings; Designs; Regency; Furniture

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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