DescriptionA SET OF FOUR HANDCOLORED ENGRAVINGS OF FRENCH ARMCHAIRS IN THE ANTIQUE TASTE AND THE PICTURESQUE TASTE BY JEAN CHARLES DELAFOSSE
Inscribed in the plates variously lower left (artist): J. C. de la Fosse inv.or De la Fosse inv.
Inscribed in the plates variously lower right (engraver): Daumont ex Avec priv. or Daumont ex or A Paris chez Daumont rue St. Martin. Avec Privilege
8-3/4 x 13-1/2 inches (22.2 x 34.3 cm)
FROM THE ESTATE OF DR. EDMUND P. PILLSBURY.
Loyd Paxton Works of Art, Dallas, TX.
Jean-Charles de la Fosse was a French decorative designer, engraver and architect who was one of the creators of the Louis Seize style. These plates came from his magnum opus, La Nouvelle Iconologie Historique, published in Amsterdam and Paris beginning in 1768. This important series contained his designs for furniture, decorations and architectural ornaments in the Louis XVI style.
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