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Designs for watchcases and decorative motifs

Paris: De Poilly [about 1676]


Hippolyte Destailleur (1822-1893--graphite inscription on first plate); Georges Mathias, from whom purchased by MFA, July 1, 1931.

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund

about 1676

Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Guilmard, p. 85; Berlin 829; Fuhring, Ornament Prints Rijksmuseum 17th cen, vol. 1, pp. 317-19, cat. 1835-43.

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Medium or Technique

Bound set of 21 engravings


Prints and Drawings


Prints, Bound Sets