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Design for a cartouche in silver - ‘Mit Röm Kayferl. May. Wie auch Köhn. Pohln. Und Chur-Sächf’
  • ‘Mit Röm Kayferl. May. Wie auch Köhn. Pohln. Und Chur-Sächf’
    Albrecht Biller, born 1663 - died 1720
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‘Mit Röm Kayferl. May. Wie auch Köhn. Pohln. Und Chur-Sächf’

  • Object:

    Design for a cartouche in silver

  • Place of origin:

    Augsburg (Published)

  • Date:

    1703 (Published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Albrecht Biller, born 1663 - died 1720 (engraver)
    Josef Friedrich Leopold, born 1668 - died 1726 (Publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.1364-1925

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 7

Physical description

Title plate

Place of Origin

Augsburg (Published)

Date

1703 (Published)

Artist/maker

Albrecht Biller, born 1663 - died 1720 (engraver)
Josef Friedrich Leopold, born 1668 - died 1726 (Publisher)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered in the centre of the plate:

Mit / Röm Kayferl. May/ ..... / ..... Anno 1703'

Lettered in the lower centre of the plate:

'Albrecht Biller jnventor et Del: Aug: Vindel: Jos: Frid: Leopold excudit.'

Dimensions

Height: 33.4 cm To plate mark, Width: 21.1 cm To plate mark

Descriptive line

Albrecht Biller. Plate from a suite of 8 designs for cartouches entitled ‘Mit Röm Kayferl. May. Wie auch Köhn. Pohln. Und Chur-Sächf’. Germany, 1703.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

(Berlin II) Berlin Staatlich Museen., Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 81.
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1925, London: Board of Education, 1926.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Silver; Designs; Metalwork; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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