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Diderot, Chandelier (Kerzenzieher) 1Diderot, Chandelier (Kerzenzieher) 2

Chandelier. Der Kerzenzieher. Werkstattansicht sowie Darstellung der Gerätschaften und Handgriffe. Folge von 2 Blatt. Kupferstiche von Robert Benard (Paris 1734 – nach 1777, recte wohl eher ca. 1786) aus der Quartausgabe der Enzyklopädie von Diderot und d’Alembert. (1786.) Bezeichnet: Pl. 1-2. / Benard direxit., ansonsten wie vor. 23,8 x 18,2 cm. – Links innerhalb des breiten weißen Plattenrandes geschnitten. –  Instruktive  Darstellung .

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“ Subject: Thanks!

Thanks for your kind reply. I wanted to comment that your thoughts on freedom (the quote that you had on the end of your message to me) are exactly the same as my beliefs.

I write, however, because I was surprised to get it from Europe … Although an American, almost all my early family were Huguenots … In fact, my relative, Jan C. is noted as the earliest C. to have arrived in N. America (in 1636, I think) … ”

(Mrs. C. F., November 14, 2003)