Design for a Cartouche with Large and Small Compartments

Etching and engraving on off-white laid paper | 1745

François de Cuvilliés

In the upper compartment, a young couple making music.

Credit: Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Object: 1921-6-285-75

Image and text © Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, 2020
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