Record number 03/2683
TitleSixieme Livre Contenant De Feux Ou Grilles D'Atres De Cheminée Inventés par G.M. Oppenort Per. Architecte et Directeur général des Batiments et jardins de S.A.R. Mgr. Le Duc D'Orleans Regent
ImprintA Paris: chez Huquier, rue St Jacque au coin de la rue des Mathurins A.P.D.R., [between 1738 and 1749?]
Physical DescriptionPlates F1-6 (incl t.-pl.); 436 mm. (Folio). 
Responsibility NoteAll plates except the title-plate are signed as designed by Oppenort and engraved by Aveline junior.

Each plate carries Huquier's imprint.
SubjectAndirons - Firesets - Metal-work - France - History - 18th century - Rococo
Designs - Pattern books - France - 18th century
Pictorial works - France - 18th century
Name as Subject Oppenord, Giles Marie, 1672 - 1742
ReferencesNational Gallery (Washington), Mark J. Millard Architectural, I (1993), 126.

M. Myers, French architecture and ornament of the eighteenth century (1991).
Copy NoteAll plates are pasted in.
Binding Note18th-century speckled calf; rebacked in 1996, red and black morocco spine-labels lettered 'Oeuvres De Bouche & De La Joue Tom. II'. Bound with 'Livre de Cartouches Inventés Par François Boucher' and 20 others.
ProvenanceRecorded in RAA Library, Catalogue, 1802 (as 'Ornemens pour les Artistes, par Boucher, la Joue, Huquier, Oppenort ...').
Contributors Oppenord, Giles Marie, 1672 - 1742, draughtsman
Aveline, Pierre, the younger, 1702 - 1760, engraver
Huquier, Gabriel, 1695 - 1772?, intaglio printer, publisher
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