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1841 Engraving Persian Chinese Architecture Plan Durand - ORIGINAL REP2

1841 Engraving Persian Chinese Architecture Plan Durand - ORIGINAL REP2

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"Maisons, Persanes, Chinoises, Turques, Moresques, Gothiques, Etc."

This is an original 1841 engraving of the architectural plans and elevations of various Persian, Chinese, Turkish, Moorish and Gothic houses, drawn by architect J. N. L. Durand. Referenced: Catherine de Medicis, Venise, Venice, Chenonceau, Touraine, Strozzi a Florence, Grenade, Alger, Chinoise.

Period Paper is pleased to offer an historically important collection of original elephant folio engravings of architectural masterpieces, both modern and ancient. The drawings in this collection are the work of French architect, Jean-Nicolas Louis Durand (1760-1834). This is a rare collection, and all of the engravings are in very good condition considering their age. Please note that due to the large format of these engravings, they will be shipped rolled in a museum-quality shipping tube.


This 170+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 20 x 27 inches; 51 x 69 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)