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Print, Elevation of a Temporary Trumphal Arch

This is a Print. It was print maker: Nicolas Jean Baptiste de Poilly. It is dated ca. 1750 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is etching with engraved parts on 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

32 × 23.9 cm (12 5/8 × 9 7/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Caption: "REPRESENTATION DE L'ARC DE TRIOMPHE / Veue du côté du Faubourg St. Martin/ Inventé, Peint et Executé par les Srs Tramblin et l'Abbé/A Paris chez de Poilly et chez Herisset le Pere Graveurs rue S. Jacques Avex Pr. du Roy."

Cite this object as

Print, Elevation of a Temporary Trumphal Arch; Print Maker: Nicolas Jean Baptiste de Poilly (France, 1712 – ca. 1758); France; etching with engraved parts on paper; 32 × 23.9 cm (12 5/8 × 9 7/16 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-51

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