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Château de Chenonceau.

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Title
Château de Chenonceau.
Names
Méryon, Charles (1821-1868) (Artist)
Delâtre, Auguste (1822-1907) (Printer of plates)
Androuet du Cerceau, Jacques (fl. 1549-1584) (Artist)
Collection

Samuel Putnam Avery Collection

Charles Méryon.

Views of Bourges and other miscellaneous prints.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1851 - 1860
Date Created: 1856
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEZAC
Topics
Castles & palaces -- France
Genres
Prints
Notes
Content: Admission is granted through application to the Office of Special Collections.
Content: Architectural prints, some reproductive prints after Jacques Androuet du Cerceau, Eugene-Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc, Polycles Langlois and Jacques-Phillipe le Bas, views of Athens, Bourges, Chenonceaux and Pierrefonds and other architectural structures and details including apses, castles, church buildings, columns, convents, doorways, monasteries, ruins and windows. Other subjects include flageolets, medieval costumes and soldiers. One print depicts a map of the battle positions of Russian and Turkish fleets at Sinope in 1853. Some prints published in Gazette des Beaux-Arts, L'Inventaire des meubles...suivi d'une notice sur le chateau de Chenonceau by Prince Augustin Galitzin, 1856 and Athenes aux XVe, XVIe, et XVIIe siecles by Count Leon de Laborde, 1854.
Content: Forms part of Samuel Putnam Avery Collection.
Content: Gift of Samuel Putnam Avery, 1900. DW55 and DW58 bear collector's mark of Phillipe Burty (Lugt 413) DW61 bears collector's mark of A. Wasset (Lugt 200)
Content: Holdings checked in departmental copy of Loys Delteil and Harold Wright, Catalogue raisonne of Charles Meryon.
Content: Meryon intended the views of Bourges to form an album that would parallel the Paris set, according to James D. Burke, Charles Meryon Prints & Drawings, although such an album was never published.
Content: One print includes watercolor.
Content: S. P. Avery Collection.
Content: The states are listed according to Harold Wright's updated edition of Loys Delteil, Catalogue raisonne of the etchings of Charles Meryon. Other catalogs list states differently.
Content: Title devised by cataloger.
Content: Copy of an engraving by J. A. Du Cerceau.
Citation/reference: DW 58(III/III)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG97-F640
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13493719
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 38568a90-c614-012f-da4d-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1821: Creator Born
  • 1856: Created
  • 1868: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Château de Chenonceau." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1856. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4169-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Château de Chenonceau." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4169-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1856). Château de Chenonceau. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4169-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Château de Chenonceau.