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Collection des Fleurs et des Fruits, peints d'Après Nature, par Jean-Louis Prevost, et tires de son porte-feuille

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (published)

  • Date:

    1805 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ruotte, Louis Charles, born 1754 - died 1806 (engraver)
    Prévost, Jean Louis (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour stipple engraving with additional colour by hand

  • Museum number:

    E.223-1963

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Z, shelf 3, box A(II)

Physical description

Print depicting fruits and flowers.

Place of Origin

Paris (published)

Date

1805 (published)

Artist/maker

Ruotte, Louis Charles, born 1754 - died 1806 (engraver)
Prévost, Jean Louis (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Colour stipple engraving with additional colour by hand

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered with artist's and publisher's names etc. and numbered

Dimensions

Height: 35.6 cm cut to, Width: 50.4 cm cut to

Object history note

This plate is one of three from Collection des Fleurs et des Fruits, peints d’Après Nature, par Jean-Louis Prevost, et tires de son porte-feuille, with text by P. M. Gault de Saint Germain, Paris, 1805. An example of this book is in the Victoria and Albert Museum Library.

Descriptive line

Print (one of three) depicting fruits and flowers. Plate 20 from 'Collection des Fleurs et des Fruits, peints d'Après Nature, par Jean-Louis Prevost, et tires de son porte-feuille'. Engraved by Louis Charles Ruotte after Jean Louis Prévost. Paris, 1805.

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.

Production Note

Attribution note: Printed from a single plate.

Techniques

Stipple engraving; Hand-colouring

Subjects depicted

Flower; Fruit

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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