39e Cahier. Piédestaux et petites croisées

c. 1772 - 1779 (Printed and published)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 503
Place Of Origin

An engraving depicting a design for a pedestal in the neoclassical style.

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Engraving on paper
Brief Description
Juste-Nathan Boucher (after), 'Livre de Meubles', plate no. 231 from a series of 65 cahiers of designs for furniture, executed after Boucher's designs by various printmakers, French, c. 1772-79
Physical Description
An engraving depicting a design for a pedestal in the neoclassical style.
  • Average size height: 33cm
  • Width: 19.6cm
Subject depicted
Bibliographic References
  • Guilmard, D., Les Maîtres Ornemanistes, Paris, 1880-1881, p. 230, 38.
  • (Berlin I) Berlin Königliche Museen, Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung, Leipzig, 1894, 31.
  • Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1928. London: HMSO, 1929
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record createdJune 30, 2009
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