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Georges Pélissier Photographs and Papers, ca. 1872-1925

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Finding Aid for the George Pélissier Photographs and Papers, 1872-1925
Series I. Published articles, 1907-1908, undated 10 items
Series contains five full articles plus five partial copies of essays. All are photocopies of originals located in L'Institute d'Art et d'Archéologie and La Bibliothèque des Arts Décoratifs au Pavillon de Marsan, both in Paris. Essays focus primarily on eighteenth century French decorative arts, sculpture, and artists. Writings are arranged chronologically with reproductions of the plates used in the publication.
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1 1 "Inventory of the Comtesse Du Barry à Louvecienne," undated 5 pp.
Handwritten, with annotations by Pélissier.
1 2 "Essay on Pierre Jaquet-Droz," undated 13.0 pp.
Handwritten fragment of a larger essay on Pierre Jaquet-Droz, written for Tiffany & Co. (New York). With photographically reproduced portrait of Droz, and his signature.
1 3 Historical notes on the Chevaux de Marly and the Château de Marly, 1907 65.0 pp.
Handwritten; article contains an "Appendix" and a "Bibliography." Originally published in New York: Tiffany and Co.
1 4 Clodion, his life and his work; A short notice from original documents, 1907 55.0 pp.
Handwritten, with reproductions of photographs. Originally published in New York: Tiffany and Co.
1 5 "Les Candélbres Enfants Clodion du Louvre," 6 décembre 1907, 11.0 pp.
With reproductions of a photograph of Frise, by Delarue. Originally published in the Bulletin de la Société de;`Histoire de l'Art français, Paris: Jean Schemit.
1 6 Falconet, his life and his work; A short notice taken from original documents, 1907. 46.0 pp.
Handwritten, with reproductions of photographs. Originally published in New York: Tiffany & Co.
1 7 Pigalle, his life and his work; A short notice taken from original documents, 1907 1.0 p.
Cover page only, handwritten. Originally published in New York: Tiffany & Co.
Photographic reproductions of Pigalle manuscripts, 14.0 pp.
Reproductions of photos used in Pigalle, his life (5)
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1 8 The "Enfant à la Cage" of Jean Baptiste Pigalle; A short notice compiled from original documents, 1908 12.0 pp.
Handwritten; includes reproductions of photographs used in the text and a note at the end ("Note respecting the original of the Enfant à La Cage"), and a history and description of "L'Enfant à la Cage" Originally published in New York: Tiffany & Co.
1 9 The Mercury and the Venus aux Colombes by J. B. Pigalle; A short notice compiled from original documents. 1908. 1.0 p.
Published by New York: Tiffany & Co. Cover page only, handwritten.
1 10 Gouthiére, his life and his work; A short notice compiled from original documents. 1908 1.0 p.
Cover page only, handwritten. Originally published in New York: Tiffany & Co.
Photographic reproduction of Gouthiére manuscripts 2.0 pp.
Reproduction of a Plan of Gouthiére's property in 1772
Reproductions of photos used in Gouthiére, his life (3)


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