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  • Ouvrage Rare et Nouveau Contenant plusieurs desseins de merveilleuse recreation sous diverses caprices et gentillesses representees en l'industrieuse decoupure d'un chappeau
    Boutemie, Denis
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Ouvrage Rare et Nouveau Contenant plusieurs desseins de merveilleuse recreation sous diverses caprices et gentillesses representees en l'industrieuse decoupure d'un chappeau

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (first published)
    Europe (Printed)

  • Date:

    1636 (first published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Boutemie, Denis (designer)
    Moncornet, Balthazar (publisher)
    Unknown (Printmaker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving on paper

  • Museum number:

    12982

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 8, box A

Physical description

An engraving depicting portraits of a man and a woman wearing fantastical costumes.

Place of Origin

Paris (first published)
Europe (Printed)

Date

1636 (first published)

Artist/maker

Boutemie, Denis (designer)
Moncornet, Balthazar (publisher)
Unknown (Printmaker)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving on paper

Dimensions

Height: 12 cm, Width: 20.6 cm Cut to

Object history note

This plate is a reverse copy. See the complete suite in bound volume 95.D.102 (E.189 to 208-1927).

Descriptive line

Print after Denis Boutemie, 1 of 9 plates, including title plate and frontispiece from a suite of 20 plates entitled, 'Ouvrage Rare et Nouveau Contenant plusieurs desseins de merveilleuse recreation sous diverses caprices [...]', engraving, France ca. 1636

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

Guilmard, D., Les Maîtres Ornemanistes, Paris, 1880-1881, p. 52, 61 (2).
Berlin Staatliche Museen, Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 310.
Fuhring, P., 'Denis Boutemie: A Seventeenth-Century Virtuoso' in Print Quarterly IX 1992, pp.46-55.

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1928. London: HMSO, 1929

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Ornament prints; Prints; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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