Album bound in red leather with gilt ruling and a banded spine stamped "DESSINS DE MOREAU LE JE./POUR L'HISTOIRE DE FRANCE/II", the second of 4 volumes, containing 84 unnumbered leaves with drawings by Moreau le jeune alternating with prints after them, each laid down within drawn borders, 2 free endpapers, one titlepage and 4 blank leaves; with leaves of printed text laid down beneath the drawings within the borders, and empty compartments drawn beneath the prints; scenes with French historical figures. 1776-1780 Pen and brown ink and brown wash


Thing

Made Of
paper
Type of Thing
drawing, print study, album, print
School
French
Subject
medieval history
Techniques
drawn

Place

About
France
In Gallery
197.c.10 XVIIIc

Time

Acquired In
1868
Made
1776-1780

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