Bound Print, Plate 1, Title Plate, Livre de vases (Book of Vases)
This is a bound print. It was designed by François Boucher and published by Chez Le Pere et Avaulez. It is dated 1772–79 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is etching on cream laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
It is credited
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.
Its dimensions are
21.5 × 14.4 cm (8 7/16 × 5 11/16 in.)
It is inscribed
Printed in plate, upper right: 1; within cartouche: LIVRE / DE VASES / Par Francois / Bouçher / Peintre du / Roy.; lower margin: A Paris chez Le Pere et Avaulez Mds. dEstampes rue St. Jacques
Cite this object as
Bound Print, Plate 1, Title Plate, Livre de vases (Book of Vases); Designed by François Boucher (French, 1703–1770); France; etching on cream laid paper; 21.5 × 14.4 cm (8 7/16 × 5 11/16 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-245-1