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Topographical print - Jardins Anglo-Chinois

Jardins Anglo-Chinois

  • Object:

    Topographical print

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (published)

  • Date:

    1770-1787 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Le Rouge, George Louis (Publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving and etching

  • Museum number:

    E.775-1953

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case 92, shelf B, box 24

Physical description

1 of 462 plates showing gardens, garden temples, fountains, follies etc., and houses in France, England, Italy, Germany and China. The series, with 4 additional plates of similar subjects, in two volumes full-bound in calf, gold tooled, each lettered on the spine with title.

Place of Origin

Paris (published)

Date

1770-1787 (published)

Artist/maker

Le Rouge, George Louis (Publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving and etching

Descriptive line

1 of 462 plates bound into a volume, comprising cahiers 1-4 and 6-20 of the 'Jardins Anglo-Chinois', by various printmakers and published by Georges Louis Le Rouge, Paris 1770-1787.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1953 London: HMSO, 1963
Berlin Staatliche Museen, Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 3312.
J. Dixon Hunt and M. Conan (ed.s), Tradition and Innovation in French Garden Art: Chapters of a New History, Philadelphia: University of Philadelphia Press, 2002, p. 115.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving; Etching

Categories

Topography; Gardens & Gardening; Architecture; Tourism & Travel; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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