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Designs of Chinese Buildings, Furniture, Dresses, Machines, and Utensils, Engraved by the Best Hands, from the Originals drawn in China

Author:
Written and published by Sir William Chambers (British (born Sweden), Göteborg 1723–1796 London)
Engraver:
Ignace Fougeron (British, active 1757–74)
Engraver:
P. Foudrinier (active London, 18th century)
Engraver:
Edward Rooker (British, London 1711–1774 London)
Engraver:
Paul Sandby (British, baptized Nottingham 1731–1809 London)
Engraver:
Charles Grignion, I (British, London baptised 1721–1810 London)
Published in:
London
Date:
1757
Medium:
Illustrations: etching and engraving
Dimensions:
20 7/8 x 14 1/2 x 13/16 in. (53 x 36.8 x 2 cm)
Classifications:
Books, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Edward Pearce Casey Fund, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.1174
Not on view
Desseins des Edifices, Meubles, habits, Machines et Ustenciles des Chinois

Harris.113; Millard Brit. 12; Cico.1623; Schlosser, p. 673; Berlin.2784; Dobai II.527ff. ; Brunet I.1762; SKB 2784; Fowler, p. 70; Cicognara 1623; Archer, p. 262, 38.1 & 38.2, Graesse, II.113; Univ. Cat. I. 263.
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