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  • Livres des Ouvrages d'Orfevrerie
    Légaré, Gilles, born 1610 - died 1685
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Livres des Ouvrages d'Orfevrerie

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (Published)

  • Date:

    1663 (Published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Légaré, Gilles, born 1610 - died 1685 (Designer)
    Cossin, Louis, born 1627 - died 1704 (Printmaker)
    Légaré, Gilles, born 1610 - died 1685 (Publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Museum number:

    12810:7

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 28

Physical description

Plate 7.

Place of Origin

Paris (Published)

Date

1663 (Published)

Artist/maker

Légaré, Gilles, born 1610 - died 1685 (Designer)
Cossin, Louis, born 1627 - died 1704 (Printmaker)
Légaré, Gilles, born 1610 - died 1685 (Publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

Numbered '7' in the upper right of the plate.

Lettered in the lower left of the plate:

'Gilles l'Egaré auec priuilége du Roy'

Lettered in the lower right of the plate:

'Collet fecit'

Dimensions

Height: 15.4 cm To plate mark, Width: 12.2 cm To plate mark

Descriptive line

Gilles Légaré. Plate from a suite of 12 designs for jewellery entitled 'Livres des Ouvrages d'Orfevrerie'. Paris, 1663.

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

Fuhring, P. Ornament prints in the Rijksmuseum II: The Seventeenth Century, 3 vols, Rotterdam, 2004, vol. 1, nos. 1770-1776.

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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