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Design for goldsmiths' ornament - LIVRE NOUVEAU De toutes sortes d'Ourages d'Orfeuries receuilles des meilleurs Ouuriers ce temps, et se vendent chez Baltasar Moncornet
  • LIVRE NOUVEAU De toutes sortes d'Ourages d'Orfeuries receuilles des meilleurs Ouuriers ce temps, et se vendent chez Baltasar Moncornet
    Merian, Matthäus
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LIVRE NOUVEAU De toutes sortes d'Ourages d'Orfeuries receuilles des meilleurs Ouuriers ce temps, et se vendent chez Baltasar Moncornet

  • Object:

    Design for goldsmiths' ornament

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (published)

  • Date:

    1666 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Merian, Matthäus (the elder), born 1593 - died 1650 (artist)
    Moncornet, Balthazar (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.834-1927

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 32

Physical description

Design for goldsmith's ornament

Place of Origin

Paris (published)

Date

1666 (published)

Artist/maker

Merian, Matthäus (the elder), born 1593 - died 1650 (artist)
Moncornet, Balthazar (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Dimensions

Height: 3.625 in, Width: 3.875 in

Descriptive line

Matthaus Merian the elder. One of seven plates from a set of eight for goldsmith's ornament, published by Baltasar Moncornet, Paris, 1666.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1927, London: Board of Education, 1928.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Ornament prints; Metalwork; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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