Skip to Content ☰ Open Filter >>


Showing 4 of 6

Open Access

[Classical figures]

Artist: Louis Chéron (1660 - 1725) Primary
Artist: Gerard van der Gucht (aka 500007622) (1696 - 1776) Engraver
18th century
Dimensions: 5.83 x 3.35 in. (14.8 x 8.5 cm)
Dimensions Extent: image
Object Type: Print
Creation Place: Europe, France
Medium and Support: Engraving on paper
Credit Line: Gift of James Reed, 2017
Accession Number: 2017.35.436
This work is not currently on view

Beneath the image, the artist is identified at left (L. Cheron inv[enit]) and the engraver at right (G. V[an] d[e]r Gucht Sculp[si]t). Between these inscriptions is "Vol: 5 p: 64" identifying the location of this bookplate in an unknown volume.


Click a term to view other artwork with the same keyword

Pictorial works produced by transferring images by means of a matrix such as a plate, block, or screen, using any of various printing processes. When emphasizing the individual printed image, use "impressions." Avoid the controversial expression "original prints," except in reference to discussions of the expression's use. If prints are neither "reproductive prints" nor "popular prints," use the simple term "prints." With regard to photographs, prefer "photographic prints"; for types of reproductions of technical drawings and documents, see terms found under "reprographic copies."
public domain
Land owned and controlled by the state or federal government. Also, the status of publications, products, and processes that are not protected under patent or copyright.
eighteenth century
Century in the proleptic Gregorian calendar including the years 1700 to 1799 (or 1701 to 1800).

Portfolio List

This object is a member of the following portfolios:

Does this record contain inaccurate information or language that you feel we should improve? Please contact the museum registrar at