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Oficina Arcularia

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Netherlands (published)

  • Date:

    1642 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Passe, Crispijn de (the younger), born 1593 - died 1670 (printmaker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.2181-1929

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 95, shelf A, box 55

Physical description

One of 21 plates (including title plate) of engraved designs for furniture, including sideboards, beds, cabinets, tables and chairs, and ornamental motifs.

Place of Origin

Netherlands (published)

Date

1642 (published)

Artist/maker

Passe, Crispijn de (the younger), born 1593 - died 1670 (printmaker)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Dimensions

Height: 5.25 in, Width: 10 in

Descriptive line

Engraving, one of 21 plates of designs for furniture and ornament from the series 'Oficina Arcularia', Crispin Van de Passe (the Younger), Dutch, 1642

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1929, London: Board of Education, 1930.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Furniture

Categories

Ornament prints; Designs; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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