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Le Cahier à l'homme, en huit feuilles

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (published)

  • Date:

    17th century (etched)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Berchem, Nicolaes (Pietersz.) the Elder, born 1620 - died 1683 (etcher)
    Huquier, Gabriel, born 1695 - died 1772 (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Oliver Van Oss

  • Museum number:

    E.787-1965

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 15, box A

Physical description

Etching by Nicolas Berchem from a set known as ‘Le Cahier à l’homme, en huit feuilles’, and entitled ‘Animalia ad vivu[m] delineata, et aquâ forti aeri impressa, Studio et arte Nicolai Berchemi’; etched 17th century. Published by Huquier (series letter b), Paris. Title-page, with a seated herdsman and a dog. Lettered with title, publisher's series letter, and numbered twice.

Place of Origin

Paris (published)

Date

17th century (etched)

Artist/maker

Berchem, Nicolaes (Pietersz.) the Elder, born 1620 - died 1683 (etcher)
Huquier, Gabriel, born 1695 - died 1772 (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Etching on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered with title, publisher's series letter and numbered twice.

Dimensions

Height: 10 cm average size, Width: 11.1 cm average size

Object history note

W.49-56; Dut.49-56, Holl.D.49-56. Both 6th state. Published by Huquier (series letter b), Paris.

Descriptive line

Etching by Nicolas Berchem from a set known as 'Le Cahier à l'homme, en huit feuilles', and entitled 'Animalia ad vivu[m] delineata, et aquâ forti aeri impressa, Studio et arte Nicolai Berchemi'; etched 17th century. Published by Huquier, Paris. Title-page, with a seated herdsman and a dog. Lettered with title, publisher's series letter, and numbered twice.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1965 pub. HMSO 1966

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Etching

Subjects depicted

Dog; Herdsman

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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