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  • Place of origin:

    France (possibly, published)

  • Date:

    1628 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Picart, H. (engraver)
    Le Clerc, Jean, born 1587 - died 1633 (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving print on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.640-1991

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 152

Physical description

Engraving; numbered. Design of two cupids mounted on seahorses. One of six plates from a set of twelve featuring cartouches and designs 'en contrebas'.

Place of Origin

France (possibly, published)

Date

1628 (published)

Artist/maker

Picart, H. (engraver)
Le Clerc, Jean, born 1587 - died 1633 (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Numbered '3' at lower right

Dimensions

Height: 12.4 cm plate, Width: 14.9 cm plate

Descriptive line

Engraved ornament print engraved by H. Picart and published by Le Clerc. One of six plates from a set of twelve featuring cartouches and designs 'en contrebas'. France, 1628.

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.

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Seahorses; Cupids; Engraved ornament

Categories

Prints; Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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