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Engraving

Engraving

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (Designed)
    Paris (Published)

  • Date:

    1619 (Made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vico, Enea, born 1523 - died 1567 (Engraver)
    Ruette, Macé (Publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.1876-1923

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 125

Physical description

engraving

Place of Origin

Italy (Designed)
Paris (Published)

Date

1619 (Made)

Artist/maker

Vico, Enea, born 1523 - died 1567 (Engraver)
Ruette, Macé (Publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Dimensions

Height: 15.1 cm Cut to, Width: 11.3 cm Cut to

Descriptive line

Enea Vico and Macé Ruette. Plates (24), heavily reworked plates reissues of Le Imagini delle Donne Auguste. Each plate lettered with the name of the empress on the medal and with those of her father and mother in ornamental panels. Numbered in Roman numerals. Italian, published in Paris, 1619.

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

Miller, E., 16th-century Italian ornament prints in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1999, p. 139 (cat. 42b).

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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