Juste Aurèle Meissonnier (French, born Italy; 1695–1750)
The Chariot of Apollo (Ceiling Design for Count Bielinski’s Cabinet, Warsaw, Poland
Pen and gray ink, brush and watercolor, gouache, gold paint, black chalk on white laid paper, 1734
Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, New York

Inscribed on verso: “Plafond de peinture / Pour le Cabinet de M. le Comte de Bielenski grand Mtr. de La Couronne de Pologne.

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