A collection of French Second Empire designs for interior decoration, including doors, walls, beds, fire-places, sitting-rooms, draperies, clocks, ceilings, and frames for mirrors and paintings.
Cooper-Hewitt Library copy is apparently a proof copy or working collection of plates originally owned by Prignot. DSI
Title transcribed from first p. of plates, which reproduces the undated t.p. of the Claessen (Paris) ed. of l'Architecture, la decoration, l'ameublement.
Sepia-toned photographic reproductions on varying sizes of paper, mounted on blank silk leaves. Most of the prints are stamped, partly on the paper and partly on the silk, with "E. Prignot."
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