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  • Place of origin:

    Paris (Probably, Engraved)

  • Date:

    Mid 16th century (Engraved)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Boyvin, René (Engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.307-1928

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 9

Physical description

An engraving depicting a grotesque mask formed of shell and leaf work.

Place of Origin

Paris (Probably, Engraved)

Date

Mid 16th century (Engraved)

Artist/maker

Boyvin, René (Engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving on paper

Dimensions

Height: 20.5 cm, Width: 13.3 cm

Descriptive line

Print by René Boyvin, 1 of 8 plates of grotesque masks formed of shell and leaf-work, engraving, French, mid 16th century

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1928. London: HMSO, 1929

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Masks

Categories

Ornament prints; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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