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Title:: Portrait of J. R. Perronet Year:: 1782
Artist: Saint-Aubin, Augustin de After: Cochin the Younger, Charles Nicolas
Medium: engraving Provenance:
Period: French 18th Century School/Style:
Catalogs: Portalis et BĂ©raldi 141;
Price: $500.00
Description: Fine, precise impression on laid paper, trimmed inside the platemark but with ample white space outside the borderline and signatures. Perronet was an architect and civil engineer and Prefect of Roads, Bridges and Buildings in France. Known for his stone bridges, he designed and built, among others, the Pont de Neuilly and the Pont de la Concorde in Paris.