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  • Place of origin:

    Italy (Made)

  • Date:

    late 16th century (Made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (Engraver)
    Specie, Teodoro (Publisher)
    Paulini, I (Engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Museum number:

    27964:14

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 122

Physical description

Letter P with the death of Pyramus and Thisbe (A.615.14)

Place of Origin

Italy (Made)

Date

late 16th century (Made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (Engraver)
Specie, Teodoro (Publisher)
Paulini, I (Engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered Morte di Pyramo e Tisbe

Dimensions

Height: 11 cm Cut to, Width: 15.4 cm Cut to

Descriptive line

Copy plates published by Teodoro Specie after an engraved alphabet by Paulini

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

Fuhring, P., 'Ornament Prints in Amsterdam' (Review of M. de Jong and I. de Groot Ornamentprenten in het Rijksprentenkabinet I, 15de & 16de eeuw) in Print Quarterly, 1989, note 615.
Fuhring, P., La Sirène:Ornements Architecture, Paris, 1990, no. 1067.
Miller, E., 16th-century Italian ornament prints in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1999, pp.36-42 (cat.2c).

Production Note

Copy plates after engraved alphabet by Paulini.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Engraving; Intaglio

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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