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The Visitation

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    France (printed)

  • Date:

    mid 17th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    François de Poilly I, born 1622 - died 1693 (engraver)
    Le Brun, Charles, born 1619 - died 1690 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Edgar Seligman

  • Museum number:

    E.3248-1960

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PS, shelf 36, box A

Physical description

Print depicting the Visitation.

Place of Origin

France (printed)

Date

mid 17th century (printed)

Artist/maker

François de Poilly I, born 1622 - died 1693 (engraver)
Le Brun, Charles, born 1619 - died 1690 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'Fecit mihi magna qui potens est. Lucae I / O Jesus vivens in Maria…in Spiritu tuo ad gloriam Patris. amen / C. le Brun. in. F. de poilly sculp Com privilegio Reg.'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 44.5 cm cut, Width: 34 cm cut

Descriptive line

The Visitation. Engraving by François de Poilly after Charles Le Brun, mid-17th century.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1960: Volume 2, Edgar Seligman Gift. London: HMSO, 1966.
Le Blanc, Charles. Manuel de l'amateur d'estampes. Paris. É Bouillon, 1854-1908.

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Prints; Religion; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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