Design for a Cartouche Evoking the Season of Autumn and The Chase

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Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Clusters of grapes, leaves, and gourds surround a cartouche with pedestal elements on either side. A top the cartouche a dog grabs the leg of a boar that is spewing water. At bottom left are two dogs. At bottom center is a grotesque mask.
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
1740
Accession Number
1921-6-326-22
Credit Line
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Designer
Jacques de Lajoüe, French, 1687–1761
Engraver
Gabriel Huquier, French, 1695–1772
made in
France
Medium
Engraving on white laid paper
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Type
ornament
Object Name
Print
Type
Print