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  • Place of origin:

    France (Printed)

  • Date:

    mid 16th century (Printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Du Cerceau, Jacques Androuet I (Printmaker)
    Vredeman de Vries, Hans, born 1527 - died 1604 (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching

  • Museum number:

    E.358-1991

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case CUP, shelf 1, box A

Physical description

Print from a set of 28 plates of views of palaces, roads, squares, etc.

Place of Origin

France (Printed)

Date

mid 16th century (Printed)

Artist/maker

Du Cerceau, Jacques Androuet I (Printmaker)
Vredeman de Vries, Hans, born 1527 - died 1604 (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Etching

Dimensions

Height: 8 to 8.3 cm plate, Width: 11 to 11.5 cm plate, Height: 26.6 cm paper, Width: 19 cm paper

Descriptive line

Engraved ornament print by Jacques Androuet du Cerceau; one of a set of 28 plates of views of palaces, roads, squares, etc.; after Hans Vredeman de Vries; French, 16th century.

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

Ornements, architecture. Paris: La Sirène, 1990. Bookseller's catalogue.
Ornements, architecture. Paris: La Sirène, 1990. Bookseller’s catalogue.

Production Note

From a set of copies of plates by Hans Vredeman de Vries.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Engraved ornament

Categories

Prints; Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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