1633-1640 (Published)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 503
Place Of Origin

An engraved design for a mantelpiece.

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Brief Description
1 of 11 plates from a suite of 12 designs for chimney pieces, Pierre Collot, France, 1633-1640
Physical Description
An engraved design for a mantelpiece.
  • Cut to height: 15.8cm
  • Cut to width: 11.3cm
Subject depicted
Bibliographic References
  • Guilmard, D., Les Maîtres Ornemanistes, Paris, 1880-1881, p.50, 55 (2).
  • (Berlin II) Berlin Staatlich Museen., Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 3853.2.
  • Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1929, London: Board of Education, 1930.
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record createdJune 30, 2009
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