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Engraving of a medal - Gedenk Penniggen Van Lodew. XIV

Gedenk Penniggen Van Lodew. XIV

  • Object:

    Engraving of a medal

  • Place of origin:

    Amsterdam (published)

  • Date:

    1712 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving, printed in red

  • Museum number:

    E.3132-1953

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 95, shelf C, box 79

Physical description

1 of 294 plates, title-page, half-title and tail-piece, showing mainly the reverse of the historical medals struck during the reign of Louis XIV, King of France. In a volume, full-bound in calf, gold tooled, lettered on the spine 'Gedenk Penniggen Van Lodew. XIV'. Numbered.

Place of Origin

Amsterdam (published)

Date

1712 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving, printed in red

Marks and inscriptions

Numbered

Dimensions

Height: 8.26 cm, Width: 8.57 cm

Descriptive line

One of 297 plates, including title-page, half-title and tail-piece, of the reverses of historical medals struck during the reign of Louis XIV, King of France. In a volume lettered on the spine 'Gedenk Penniggen Van Lodew. XIV'. Lettered 'De Historische Gedenk-Penningen Van Lodewyk Den XIV. Te Amsterdam by Andries van Damme. 1712'.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1953 London: HMSO, 1963

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Medallions; Metalwork; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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