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A Drawing Book of the Passions from ye Designs of Monsr de Brun

  • Object:

    Engraving

  • Place of origin:

    France (drawn)
    London (published)

  • Date:

    1650-1690 (drawn)
    1750-80 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Le Brun, Charles, born 1619 - died 1690 (artist)
    Vivarès, François, born 1708 - died 1780 (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs James Ross

  • Museum number:

    E.12-1933

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 95, shelf D, box 79

Physical description

One of 20 engravings (including title page) of various emotions expressed through the face.

Place of Origin

France (drawn)
London (published)

Date

1650-1690 (drawn)
1750-80 (published)

Artist/maker

Le Brun, Charles, born 1619 - died 1690 (artist)
Vivarès, François, born 1708 - died 1780 (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Dimensions

Height: 3 in, Width: 5.875 in

Descriptive line

Charles Le Brun. One of 20 plates (including title) from A Drawing Book of the Passions from ye Designs of Monsr de Brun. Sold by François Vivarès.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1933, London: Printed under the Authority of the Board of Education 1934

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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