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Design for a Bed and Canopy

Artist:
Circle of Charles Percier (French, Paris 1764–1838 Paris)
Artist:
Circle of Pierre François Léonard Fontaine (French, Pontoise 1762–1853 Paris)
Date:
18th Century
Medium:
Pen and black and gray ink, brush and gray, orange, and red wash
Dimensions:
8 11/16 x 14 5/8 in. (22 x 37.1 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Huntley Fund, 1967
Accession Number:
67.785
Not on view
Inscription: In graphite at lower right: "Napoleon I [...?] Josephines [...?]".
Vendor: August J. Fries
James David Draper, Clare Le Corbeiller The Arts Under Napoleon. Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1978, cat. no. 77, fig. no. 7, ill.



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