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Château de Saint-Maur, bird's eye view of the chateau, with in the foreground the entrance into courtyard marked by six rusticated pilasters; rusticated pilaster on each angle of the facades, and rusticated window frames
Pen and black ink with grey wash; on vellum
- Production date
- 1570 (c)
Height: 510 millimetres
Width: 747 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- One of six drawings (on four sheets) on the Château de Saint-Maur drawn by Du Cerceau for this album; see 1972,U.793 for comment on whole series.
As stated by the title, the actual building was far from being finished at the time.
For further comment on Saint-Maur see 1972,U.867 and Boudon/Mignot, 'Jacques Androuet Du Cerceau', Paris 2010, pp.184-189.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Transferred from the Department of Printed Books.
- Prints and Drawings
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