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Architectonographie des Théatres par Donnet, Orgiazzi et Kaufmann

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Kaufmann, Jacques Auguste (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 94, shelf E, box 2

Physical description

One of twenty-five engraved plates, and one title plate, depicting exteriors, interiors, plans and sections of Parisian theatres.

Place of Origin

France (made)


19th century (made)


Kaufmann, Jacques Auguste (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving on paper


Height: 14.625 in volume, Width: 10.5 in volume

Object history note

The plan is bound together with ‘Architectonographie des Théatres par Donnet, Orgiazzi et Kaufmann’ and 'Architectonographie des Théatres ou Parallèle Historique et Critique de ses Édifices. . . per Jacques-August Kaufmann, Architecte. Second Sèrie. Théatres construits depuis 1820. Details et Machines Théatrales. A Paris, Chez L. Mathias, Quai Malaquais, No. 15. 1840.’

Descriptive line

Prints by Jacques Auguste Kaufmann, J. A. Orgiazzi and Alexis Donnet, 1 of 25 plates from 'Architectonographie des Théatres par Donnet, Orgiazzi et Kaufmann,' engravings, France, 19th century

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

Dimensions taken from Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1928. London: HMSO, 1929


Paper; Printing ink



Subjects depicted

Sections; Theatres; Plans


Prints; Architecture; Theatre


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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