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Elevation of Rood Screen with Throne of Louis XVIII, Reims Cathedral

Artist:
Charles Percier (French, Paris 1764–1838 Paris)
Artist:
Pierre François Léonard Fontaine (French, Pontoise 1762–1853 Paris)
Date:
n.d.
Medium:
Pen and black ink, with colored wash
Dimensions:
29 1/2 x 22 in. (74.9 x 55.9 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1956
Accession Number:
56.559.5
Not on view
Lincoln Kirstein (American, 1907–1996); Donor: Lincoln Kirstein (American, 1907–1996)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," June 25, 2007–September 16, 2007.

Janet S. Byrne "The Best Laid Plans." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 17, March 1959, p. 182, ill.

Janet S. Byrne "Le Souvenir des projets de sacre de Louis XVIII." Gazette des Beaux-Arts. vol. 56, October 1960, fig. no. 1, p. 240, ill.

James David Draper, Clare Le Corbeiller The Arts Under Napoleon. Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1978, cat. no. 7.

Mary L. Myers French Architectural and Ornament Drawings of the Eighteenth Century. Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1991, cat. no. 96, pp. 153-154, ill.



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