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1959

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Print, Page Six from "Second Licre Contenant Differens Desseins de Pendules Inventés par G. M. Oppenort Architecte du Roi et Gravés par Huquier"

This is a Print. It was designed by Gilles-Marie Oppenord and etched by Gabriel Huquier. It is dated after 1751 and we acquired it in 1959. Its medium is etching on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

Its dimensions are

41.3 × 27.8 cm (16 1/4 × 10 15/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed, upper left: "B"; upper right: "6"; lower left: "Oppenort inv."; lower right: "Huquier sculp."; center: "Avec privilege du Roi"; below, left: "Profil de la Pendule page 2"; below, right: "Profil de la Pendule page 6".

Cite this object as

Print, Page Six from "Second Licre Contenant Differens Desseins de Pendules Inventés par G. M. Oppenort Architecte du Roi et Gravés par Huquier"; Designed by Gilles-Marie Oppenord (French, 1672–1742); France; etching on paper; 41.3 × 27.8 cm (16 1/4 × 10 15/16 in.); 1959-85-12

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