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Scrapbook containing Drawings and Several Prints of Architecture, Interiors, Furniture and Other Objects

Artist:
Workshop of Charles Percier (French, Paris 1764–1838 Paris)
Artist:
Workshop of Pierre François Léonard Fontaine (French, Pontoise 1762–1853 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1800–1850
Medium:
Pen and black and gray ink, graphite, black chalk
Dimensions:
15 11/16 x 10 in. (39.8 x 25.4 cm)
Classifications:
Albums, Drawings, Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1963
Accession Number:
63.535.1-.128
Not on view
Vendor: Lucien Goldschmidt
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "French Architectural and Ornament Drawings of the Eighteenth Century," December 10, 1991–March 15, 1992.

New-York Historical Society. "Seat of Empire," October 8, 2002–January 12, 2003.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 5, 2009–January 10, 2010.

Jean-Pierre Samoyault "Furniture and Objects Designed by Percier for the Palace of Saint-Cloud." Burlington Magazine. July 1975, fig. no. 37-39, pp. 457-465.

James David Draper, Clare Le Corbeiller The Arts Under Napoleon. Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1978, cat. no. 70, fig. no. 2, ill.

Mary L. Myers French Architectural and Ornament Drawings of the Eighteenth Century. Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1991, cat. no. 115, pp. 193-194, ill.

Roberta J. M. Olson, Margaret K. Hofer, Bernard Chevallier Seat of Empire Ex. cat. New-York Historical Society, New York, October 8, 2002–January 12, 2003, p. 37.



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