Jules-Auguste Mesnard studied under Raulin and Vaudremer at the Ecole des Beaux Arts where he graduated in 1873. Mesnard, a native and life long resident of Paris, designed many dwellings and civic buildings built in that city and its environs.
The collection comprises one architectural drawing for a residence and shop for M. et Mme. Brainne, dated 1901, by Jules Mesnard. The drawing has extensive notations of materials.