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Blackwork engraving

Blackwork engraving

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (Published)

  • Date:

    1614 (Published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hurtu, Jacques (Printmaker)
    Firens I, Pierre I (Publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Blackwork engraving and engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.5372-1960

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 22

Physical description

Engraving in the blackwork manner

Place of Origin

Paris (Published)

Date

1614 (Published)

Artist/maker

Hurtu, Jacques (Printmaker)
Firens I, Pierre I (Publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Blackwork engraving and engraving

Marks and inscriptions

Numbered '1' in the lower left of the plate

Lettered 'P. F. excudit' in the lower right of the plate.

Dimensions

Height: 8.9 cm Cut to, Width: 12.3 cm Cut to

Descriptive line

Jacques Hurtu. Plate 1 from a suite of 7 designs for ornament in blackwork for gold- and silversmiths. France, 1614.

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

Fuhring, P. Ornament prints in the Rijksmuseum II: The Seventeenth Century, 3 vols, Rotterdam, 2004, vol. 1, no. 1725.
Schestag, F., Illustrierter Katalog der Ornamentstichsammlung des K.K. Österreich. Museums für Kunst und Industrie., Wien 1871, S. 52.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Prints; Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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