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Print - bracket with eagle
  • bracket with eagle
    Vivarès, François, born 1708 - died 1780
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bracket with eagle

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (probably, published)

  • Date:

    1763 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vivarès, François, born 1708 - died 1780 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving on paper

  • Museum number:

    13600

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 103

This print is by the French engraver Francois Vivares, who settled in England. He was known for his landscapes and portraits. This ornament print shows an eagle in a bracket which is decorated with acanthus leaf and acorn motifs.

Physical description

A print showing a decoration with an eagle and leaf designs.

Place of Origin

London (probably, published)

Date

1763 (published)

Artist/maker

Vivarès, François, born 1708 - died 1780 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Publish by F. Vivares to Act of Parliament Janu 1763'

Dimensions

Height: 30 cm, Width: 16.7 cm

Descriptive line

Unknown designer, ornament print showing a bracket with an eagle motif, etched by Francois Vivares, January 1763.

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Acanthus; Eagles (birds); Brackets (structural elements)

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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