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Rousset, Pierre Noel - Hotel de Tesse
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Accession Number:
n2011010585
n2011010585
Call Number:
175/ P232/ 3hTes3a
Artist:
Rousset, Pierre Noel 1717-1793, or later) (French)
Title:
Hotel de Tesse. 1765-68
Hotel de Tesse. 1765-68 interior: Grand Salon as installed in Metropolitan Museum, general view.
Other Title:
Grand Salon From the Hôtel de Tessé
Description:
Oak, painted gray, carved and gilded; marble; plaster 929.6 x 769.6 x 487.7 cm
Notes:
funds for building paid to Letellier or Louis Le Tellier (ca. 1700-1785), who appears to be builder-contracter, but Pierre Noel Rousset credited as architect; dates for these persons from Met website
Salon made by Nicolas Huyot (1700-1791); carved by Pierre Fixon (active 1748-88) and/or Louis-Pierre Fixon (born 1748); Chimneypiece by Jean-Baptiste-Antoine Lefranc
1 slide color 2" x 2"
Repository:
New York: Metropolitan Museum 42.203.1
Form / Genre:
Architecture residential
Other Contributors:
Fisher Fine Arts Library Image Collection PU
Site:
France Paris
URL:
Source:
R. C. Smith 1955
Rights:
R.C. Smith
Restrictions:
Penn Only

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Artist: Rousset, Pierre Noel
Culture: French
Site: France
Site: Paris
Museum: New York: Metropolitan Museum
Worktype: Architecture
Title: Hotel de Tesse