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Etching - Livre De Diverses Grotesques Peintes Dans Le Cabinet Et Bains De La Reyne Regente, Au Palais Royal etc.
  • Livre De Diverses Grotesques Peintes Dans Le Cabinet Et Bains De La Reyne Regente, Au Palais Royal etc.
    Vouet, Simon, born 1590
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Livre De Diverses Grotesques Peintes Dans Le Cabinet Et Bains De La Reyne Regente, Au Palais Royal etc.

  • Object:

    Etching

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (Published)

  • Date:

    1647 (First published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vouet, Simon, born 1590 (Artist)
    Dorigny, Michel, born 1616 - died 1665 (Printmaker)
    Unknown (Publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    etching

  • Museum number:

    13670:8

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 103

Physical description

Etching.

Place of Origin

Paris (Published)

Date

1647 (First published)

Artist/maker

Vouet, Simon, born 1590 (Artist)
Dorigny, Michel, born 1616 - died 1665 (Printmaker)
Unknown (Publisher)

Materials and Techniques

etching

Dimensions

Height: 24.7 cm Average size to plate mark, Width: 12.5 cm

Object history note

Plates 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 12, 14 and 15. For complete suite see 93 B 102.

Descriptive line

Simon Vouet (after), 1 of 9 plates, title plate wanting, from the suite of 15 plates depicing the mural decoration in the partments of the Queen Regent, the 'Livre de Diverses Grotesques', French, first published 1647.

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

Guilmard, D., Les Maîtres Ornemanistes, Paris, 1880-1881, p. 56, 74 (1).
Fuhring, P., Ornament prints in the Rijksmuseum II: The Seventeenth Century, 3 vols, Rotterdam, 2004, 1065-1079.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Etching

Categories

Ornament prints; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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