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Valentin, François (b.1738, d.1805)
Design for an allegory celebrating Louis XVI
c 1780-c 1785
Acc. No. 1509
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Huet, Jean-Baptiste (b.1745, d.1811)
Design for a monument
1789
Acc. No. 1281
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Menus Plaisirs, drawing office of the Chambre du Roi (estab. 1578, closed 1830)Gissey, Henri (b.c 1621, d.1673)Berain I, Jean (b.1640, d.1711)Vigarany, Charles (b.c 1622, d.1713)
Design for a stage set with garden vista leading to a château; verso: a doorway with steps
c 1660-c 1670
Acc. No. 1981
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Berain I, Jean (b.1640, d.1711)
Design for a stage set
c 1690
Acc. No. 1983
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Blondel, Jacques-François (b.1705, d.1774)
Design for a festal decoration and firework display
1739
Acc. No. 1841
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Bélanger, François-Joseph (b.1744, d.1818)
The Coronation of Louis XVI at Rheims Cathedral: The Anointing
1775
Acc. No. 1111
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Desprez, Louis-Jean (b.1743, d.1804)
The looting of the Cuccagna at Naples [Pillage de la Cocagne à Naples]
1778-1779
Acc. No. 1034
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Drawings and watercolours
Cochin fils, Charles-Nicolas (b.1715, d.1790)
Design for an illustration: the detonation of a mine blowing a battery of cannon sky-high
1740-1741
Acc. No. 1012
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Cochin fils, Charles-Nicolas (b.1715, d.1790)
Design for a book illustration: the battle of Fontenoy
1747
Acc. No. 1013
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Drawings and watercolours
Cochin fils, Charles-Nicolas (b.1715, d.1790)
Design for a book illustration: a battery of mortars firing projectiles at night
1740-1741
Acc. No. 1014
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Cochin fils, Charles-Nicolas (b.1715, d.1790)
Design for a book illustration: Allegory with Mars
c 1748
Acc. No. 1009
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Drawings and watercolours
Cochin fils, Charles-Nicolas (b.1715, d.1790)
Design for a book illustration: the effect of bombs falling on a town
1740-1741
Acc. No. 1011