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Bound Print, Design for Interior Decoration of Doorway

This is a Bound print. It was designed by Johann Michael Hoppenhaupt II. It is dated 1753 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is etching and engraving on white laid paper tipped into cream 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

Sheet: 40.6 x 64.1 cm (16 in. x 25 1/4 in.) Platemark: 40.5 x 40.7 cm (15 15/16 in. x 16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in plate, lower left: Hoppenhaupt senior inv. I.W. Meil del et inci.

Cite this object as

Bound Print, Design for Interior Decoration of Doorway; Designed by Johann Michael Hoppenhaupt II (German, 1709–ca. 1778); Germany; etching and engraving on white laid paper tipped into cream laid paper; Sheet: 40.6 x 64.1 cm (16 in. x 25 1/4 in.) Platemark: 40.5 x 40.7 cm (15 15/16 in. x 16 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-221-3

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