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Design for the Collège de France, Paris: Elevation of Court Front with Traverse Sections Through Side Court Wings

Artist:
Jean François Chalgrin (French, Paris 1739–1811 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1772
Medium:
Pen and black ink, gray, pink, blue and brown wash
Dimensions:
12 13/16 x 19 3/16 in. (32.5 x 48.8 cm)
Classifications:
Drawings, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.736.2
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in graphite at upper right corner: "G. 47."; on verso: "M.A. Charpentier".
M. A. Charpentier; Charles-Frédéric Mewès (Strasbourg 1860–1914 Paris); Donor: Charles and Jayne Wrightsman Vendor: Wynne R.H. Jeudwine (British, 1920–1984)The Wrightsmans purchased this work in 1968.
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