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Print - 31. Theil. Lits
  • 31. Theil. Lits
    Boucher, Juste-Nathan, born 1736 - died 1782
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31. Theil. Lits

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Augsburg (printed and published)

  • Date:

    late eighteenth century - 1806 (printed and published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Boucher, Juste-Nathan, born 1736 - died 1782 (designer)
    Will, Johann Martin, born 1727 - died 1806 (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching on paper

  • Museum number:

    24945:14

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 64

Physical description

An etching depicting a design for a bed and canopy decorated with floral fabric. Beneath the design is a scale.

Place of Origin

Augsburg (printed and published)

Date

late eighteenth century - 1806 (printed and published)

Artist/maker

Boucher, Juste-Nathan, born 1736 - died 1782 (designer)
Will, Johann Martin, born 1727 - died 1806 (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Etching on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Boucher del.'
Lettered lower left

'se vende chez. J.M.Will.ci Augsbourg.'
Lettered lower right

'31. Theil'
Numbered upper left

'N: 4.'
Numbered upper right

Dimensions

Height: 28.5 cm Average size, Width: 19.9 cm

Descriptive line

Juste-Nathan Boucher (after). 1 plate from a series of German copies after French designs, here Boucher's designs for furniture and interior and exterior decoration. German copies published by Johann Martin Will.

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

(Berlin I) Berlin Königliche Museen, Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung, Leipzig, 1894, 41.
Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1928. London: HMSO, 1929

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching

Subjects depicted

Canopy; Bed

Categories

Ornament prints; Prints; Designs; Furniture

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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