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Designs for a Picture Frame

Artist:
Gilles-Marie Oppenord (French, Paris 1672–1742 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1730–40
Medium:
Pen and brown ink over traces of black chalk
Dimensions:
15 x 11 9/16 in. (38.1 x 29.4 cm)
Classifications:
Drawings, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Purchase, Harris Brisbane Dick Fund and Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.513.83
Not on view
Konstantinoff (Paris); Edgar Kaufman (London); Sullivan Kaufman (British, 1908–1998)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "French Architectural and Ornament Drawings of the Eighteenth Century," December 10, 1991–March 15, 1992.

Sullivan Kaufman, George Knox Fantastic and Ornamental Drawings: A Selection of Drawings from the Kaufman Collection Exh. cat. Portsmouth College of Art and Design. Portsmouth, 1969, cat. no. 79, 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. 91, p. 144, ill.

Peter Fuhring "Review: French Architectural and Ornament Drawings of the Eighteenth Century." Master Drawings. vol. 33, no. 1, Spring 1995, pp. 61-62.



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