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Etching - Livre d'Architecture d'Autels et de Cheminées
  • Livre d'Architecture d'Autels et de Cheminées
    Barbet, Jean, born 1591
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Livre d'Architecture d'Autels et de Cheminées

  • Object:

    Etching

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (Published)

  • Date:

    1632 (First published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Barbet, Jean, born 1591 (Designer)
    Bosse, Abraham, born 1602 - died 1676 (Printmaker)
    Tavernier II, Melchior, born 1595 - died 1665 (Publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching on paper

  • Museum number:

    25968:9

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 4

Physical description

Etching

Place of Origin

Paris (Published)

Date

1632 (First published)

Artist/maker

Barbet, Jean, born 1591 (Designer)
Bosse, Abraham, born 1602 - died 1676 (Printmaker)
Tavernier II, Melchior, born 1595 - died 1665 (Publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Etching on paper

Dimensions

Height: 21.4 cm, Width: 15.6 cm

Descriptive line

Jean Barbet (after), 1 of 9 plates from a suite of 20 designs for fire-places entitled the 'Livre d'Architecture d'Autels et de Cheminées'. Paris, 1637.

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

Guilmard, D., Les Maîtres Ornemanistes, Paris, 1880-1881, p.49 (52) 1.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Etching

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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