Designs for goldsmiths and silversmiths work by Various artists

650 designs for goldsmiths and silversmiths work from the reigns of Louis XV and Louis XVI, mostly snuffboxes, watch backs, comfit boxes, chatelains.

Details

Medium:
Pen/ink/watercolour/ wash/ engraving
Art Fund grant:
£250 ( Total: £600)
Acquired in:
1938
Vendor:
Louis Leblanc

The designs are bound up in 2 albums with over 1000 impressions from engraved surfaces of boxes.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

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