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Ouvrage Rare et Nouveau Contenant plusieurs desseins de merveilleuse recreation sous diverses caprices et gentillesses representees en l'industrieuse decoupure d'un chappeau

  • Object:

    Engraving

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (Published)

  • Date:

    1636 (First published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Boutemie, Denis (Designer)
    Moncornet, Balthazar (Publisher)
    Unknown (Printmaker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.196-1927

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 95, shelf D, box 102

Physical description

engraving

Place of Origin

Paris (Published)

Date

1636 (First published)

Artist/maker

Boutemie, Denis (Designer)
Moncornet, Balthazar (Publisher)
Unknown (Printmaker)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Dimensions

Height: 13.3 cm To plate mark, Width: 20.6 cm

Object history note

Early state before numbers. According to Fuhring there are other sets in the INHA and Leipzig.

Descriptive line

Denis Boutemie (after), 1 of 20 plates, including title plate, frontispiece and lettered tailpiece from a suite of 20 entitled, 'Ouvrage Rare et Nouveau Contenant plusieurs desseins de merveilleuse recreation sous diverses caprices [...]'. French, 1636.

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

Guilmard, D., Les Maîtres Ornemanistes, Paris, 1880-1881, p. 52, 61 (2).
Berlin Staatliche Museen, Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 310.
Fuhring, P., 'Denis Boutemie: A Seventeenth-Century Virtuoso' in Print Quarterly IX 1992, pp.46-55.

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; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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