Set of Six 18th Century Engravings of Carriages

£1,200

Showing the construction of carriages. Presented in high-quality fluted mahogany frames with bulls-eye corners

 

Height 56 cm (22 inches)
Width 42 cm (16.5 inches)
French. Circa: 1770

From Encyclopedie Diderot D’alembert
“Menuisier en voitures,” “Sellier-Carrossier” Encyclopédie ou Dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers (Paris, 1765).

Benard, Robert (Paris, 1734)
Plate I: Carriage Carpenter, Berlin
Plate II: Carriage Carpenter, French Berlin
Plate IX: Carriage Carpenter, English Stagecoach
Plate XIII: Carriage Carpenter, English Desobligeante
Plate XIX: Carriage Carpenter, Post Chaise

 

 

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