Gem Engraving, from Encyclopédie

A work made of engraving on cream laid paper.
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Date:

1762/77

Artist:

A. J. Defehrt (French, active 18th century)
after Antoine-Gaspard Boucher d’Argis (French, 1708-1791)
published by André le Breton (French, 1708-1779), Michel-Antoine David (French, c. 1707-1769), Laurent Durand (French, 1712-1763), and Antoine-Claude Briasson (French, 1700-1775)

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Artist

A. J. Defehrt

Title

Gem Engraving, from Encyclopédie

Origin

France

Date

1762–1777

Medium

Engraving on cream laid paper

Dimensions

315 × 200 mm (image); 355 × 225 mm (plate); 390 × 255 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

The Art Institute of Chicago

Reference Number

1941.133.17

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