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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

Design for Goldsmiths' Ornament
1666 (published)
Place Of Origin

Design for goldsmith's ornament

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Materials and Techniques
Brief Description
Matthaus Merian the elder. One of seven plates from a set of eight for goldsmith's ornament, published by Baltasar Moncornet, Paris, 1666.
Physical Description
Design for goldsmith's ornament
  • Height: 3.625in
  • Width: 3.875in
Bibliographic Reference
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1927, London: Board of Education, 1928.
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record createdJune 30, 2009
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