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ID number:  BIRBI-50.17
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Artist / Maker:  Bellicard, Jérôme (1726-1786); Cochin, Charles (1715-1790)
Title / Object name:  Architectonographie ou cours universal d'architecture civile hydraulique et militaire par ordre alphabetique
Object type:  Manuscript
Culture:  French
Materials:  Manuscript title-page and text of 132 leaves, frontispiece and 219 drawings in watercolour, pen, red chalk, pencil and wash ina n 18th century binding
Measurements:  Quarto, leaf size 20.5 x 15.3 cm
Provenance:  Purchased from Elkin Mathews Ltd., 21 August 1950, with 50.18 for £250

Dated 1762. Apparently a project for an unpublished dictionary of architecture. Five official papers relating to the Bellicard family accompany the book.

2 Related People

Bellicard, Jérôme
Cochin, Charles
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