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[Plans, élévations et vues des châteaux du Louvre & des Tuileries.].: PB 35-2020

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Current Location: In storage


[Plans, élévations et vues des châteaux du Louvre & des Tuileries.].


Engraver: Silvestre, Israël, the younger
Engraver: Leclerc, Sebastien I
Engraver: Marot, Jean I
Engraver: Bérain, Jean I
Engraver: Bérain, Jean II
Engraver.: Scotin, Gérard Jean Baptiste I
Engraver: Chauveau, François
Engraver: Lemoyne, Jean
Publisher: Imprimerie royale



Constitutes the 4th volume of "Cabinet du roi" as described in "Catalogue des volumes d'estampes dont les planches sont à la Bibliothèque du Roy.- A Paris, de l'imprimerie royale, 1743"
Title from: Catalogue des volumes d'estampes ... 1743.
Includes: Ornemens de peinture et de sculpture, qui sont dans la Galerie d'Apollon au chasteau du Louvre, et dans le grand appartement du Roy au palais des Tuilleries.
The title is engraved by Gérard Jean-Baptiste Scotin after Jean Berain, pl. 2 to 12 (Trumeaux and ceiling of the Galerie d'Apollon) are attributed to Jean Berain I, but would be engraved by Jean Berain fils (cf. Désiré Guilmard, Les maître ornemanistes ..., 1880, n ° 29); plates 13 to 25 (Doors of the large Tuileries apartment) engraved. by François Chauveau; finally plates 26 to 29 (Paneling in the large apartment at the Tuileries) engraved by Jean Lemoyne.
Plate 2 represents the machines which were used to raise the two large stones of the pediment of the main entrance to the Louvre.
Binder's title: Louv et Tuil.
Old classmark: 3.I.20. Former location: 20.1.G.2
Ownership inscription: "Fitzwilliam 1792".
Binding: mottled calf, border (triple g. fillet), g.t. arms of Louis XIV; spine & board edges g.t., border g.t. on inside covers, raised bands, g. lettering; marbled e.p.; a.e.g.

Measurements and weight

29 leaves of plates, [11] folded leaves of plates : ill, plans ; 49cm (1o).

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Place(s) associated

  • Paris

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount

People, subjects and objects depicted

Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 35-2020
Primary reference Number: 278025
ALMA control 001: 99204613803606
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 15 December 2020 Updated: Thursday 28 January 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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