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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2017.174.15
People
Robert Bénard, French (Paris born 1734)
After Jacques-Raymond Lucotte, French (1733 - 1804)
Author: Denis Diderot, French (Langres, France 1713 - 1784 Paris, France)
Title
Goldsmiths' Small Furnace
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Orfèvre Grossier, Petit Fourneau
Series/Book Title: Orfèvre Grossier, plate 15
Series/Book Title: Encyclopédie, ou dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers, Volume 8
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1771
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/358634
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Engraving
Dimensions
sheet: 39.3 × 25.8 cm (15 1/2 × 10 3/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: in plate, lower left: Lucotte Del.
  • inscription: in plate, lower right: Benard Fecit.
  • inscription: in plate, lower center: Orfèvre Grossier, Petit Fourneau.
  • inscription: in plate, upper right: Pl. XV.
Provenance
[Henry Sotheran Limited, London], sold; to Harvard Art Museums, 2017
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Richard Norton Memorial Fund
Accession Year
2017
Object Number
2017.174.15
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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