1902 Print 1853 Prix Rome Diet Museum Musee Floor Plan - ORIGINAL ARCH5


1853: Diet, "Un MusŽe pour une Capitale." (Floor Plan)

This is an original, circa 1902, print of an architectural drawing of the 1853 Grand Prix de Rome d'Architecture.

This print is part of a collection of prints of architectural drawings from the Prix de Rome from 1850-1900. Created in 1663, the Prix de Rome was a prestigious scholarship for art students in which the winners could attend the AcadŽmie de France in Rome. Many famous artists, architects, and sculptors competed for this coveted prize. Overall, this collection is in excellent condition and any print would look fabulous framed.


This 109+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. No creases. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is a library stamp on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Print; Grayscale
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 13 x 18 inches; 33 x 46 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)