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Bountiful Invention: Drawings by Oppenord and Meissonnier

8 Jun – 23 Oct 2016



This is a past exhibition

Bountiful Invention: drawings by Gilles-Marie Oppenord (1672-1742) and Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (1695-1750)


An exhibition exploring the work of two of the most innovative draughtsmen and designers of the 18th century: spectacular presentation sheets as well as drawings for workshop use; designs for interiors, fountains and grottoes, both real and fantastical, and an important group of designs for churches and ritual objects.