Jean Baptiste Pillement Botanical Print No. 2
This collection of Jean-Baptiste Pillement prints date back to the 18th c. and feature his illustrations of romantic, otherworldly florals. This particular print was designed by Pillement and engraved by Pierre-Charles Canot. Pillement was a designer, illustrator, interior decorator, and printmaker known for his Rococo and chinoiserie style. He was a court painter to Marie Antoinette at Versailles, and interior decorator for the King of Poland. Jean-Baptiste Pillement’s designs were often used on wallpaper, textiles, porcelain and silver.
Materials: ink on paper
Measurements: 10.75 x 14.75 in. (with mat), 8.25 x 12 in. (plate)