Data publication platform

Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Drawing, "Project for a Fountain", 1720–30

type: Drawing

See all objects.

Below, a circular base, molded. From its center rises a blossom-like bowl. It is supported at the front by a dancing girl, at the sides by dancing satyrs. In the center is a putto blowing water from a large horn. The entire front is colored light green.


Attributed to
François Boucher
Attributed to
Etienne-Maurice Falconet


Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design