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Print - Mascarade a la Grecque
  • Mascarade a la Grecque
    Bossi, Benigno, born 1727 - died 1792
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Mascarade a la Grecque

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Parma (published)

  • Date:

    1771 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bossi, Benigno, born 1727 - died 1792 (engraver)
    Petitot, Ennemond-Alexandre, born 1727 - died 1801 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etched print

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Guy Tristram Little

  • Museum number:

    E.1120-1963

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 153

Physical description

Plate entitled 'L'Auteur des Figures à la Grecque'.

Place of Origin

Parma (published)

Date

1771 (published)

Artist/maker

Bossi, Benigno, born 1727 - died 1792 (engraver)
Petitot, Ennemond-Alexandre, born 1727 - died 1801 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Etched print

Marks and inscriptions

'L’Auteur des Figures à la Grecque'
'Chevr. E. A. Petitot inv. Grave par Benigno Bossi'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 27.3 cm, Width: 18.4 cm, Height: 342 mm Measured by Conservation in 2012, Width: 256 mm Measured by Conservation in 2012

Object history note

This print is from a set of 10 etchings entitled 'Mascarade a la Grecque', and published in Parma in 1771.

Descriptive line

Print entitled 'L'Auteur des Figures à la Grecque'. Plate 10 from a set of 10 etchings by Benigno Bossi after Ennemond-Alexandre Petitot. Published Parma, 1771.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1963 . London: HMSO, 1964.
(Berlin II) Berlin Staatlich Museen., Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 475.

Techniques

Etching

Categories

Prints; Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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