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This and 119 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Bound Volume, Oeuvres de Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier.

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Print, Plate 2, Projet d'un Trumeau de glace pour un grand cabinet fait pour le Portugal (Project for a Pier Glass for a Large Cabinet Made for Portugal), Oeuvre de Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (Works of Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier)

This is a Print. It was designed by Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier and published by Gabriel Huquier and engraved by Gabriel Huquier. It is dated 1740–48 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is engraving on white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Advisory Council. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

Platemark: 50.8 x 34 cm (20 x 13 3/8 in.) Sheet: 59.1 × 40.6 cm (23 1/4 in. × 16 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed in black ink, upper left: Q; upper right: 92; lower left: J.A. Meissonnier inv.; lower center: Projet d'un Trumeau de glace pour un grand cabinet fait pour le Portugal / A Paris chés Huquier ruë St. Jacque au coin de celle des Mathurins. C.P.R.; lower right: Huquier Sculp.

Cite this object as

Print, Plate 2, Projet d'un Trumeau de glace pour un grand cabinet fait pour le Portugal (Project for a Pier Glass for a Large Cabinet Made for Portugal), Oeuvre de Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (Works of Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier); Designed by Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (French, b. Italy, 1695–1750); France; engraving on white laid paper; Platemark: 50.8 x 34 cm (20 x 13 3/8 in.) Sheet: 59.1 × 40.6 cm (23 1/4 in. × 16 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-212-50

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