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  • Nuovi inventioni d’ornamenti d’architettura e d’intagli diversi: utili ad argentieri, intagliatori, ricamatori et altri professori delle buone arti del disegno
    Passarini, Filippo, born 1638 - died 1698
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Nuovi inventioni d’ornamenti d’architettura e d’intagli diversi: utili ad argentieri, intagliatori, ricamatori et altri professori delle buone arti del disegno

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Rome (printed)

  • Date:

    1698 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Passarini, Filippo, born 1638 - died 1698 (designer)
    Passarini, Filippo, born 1638 - died 1698 (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching

  • Museum number:

    E.1519-1923

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 95, shelf A, box 27

Passarini’s “Nuove inventioni d’ornamenti d’architettura e d’intagli diversi: utili ad argentieri, intagliatori, ricamatori et altri professori delle buone arti del disegno”, was published as a model book for goldsmiths and craftsmen. It consists of 32 designs for various objects from coaches to reliquaries and coats of arms. Many of the plates represent coaches, reflecting Passarini’s main activity as a coach designer.

Physical description

Plate 15.

Place of Origin

Rome (printed)

Date

1698 (printed)

Artist/maker

Passarini, Filippo, born 1638 - died 1698 (designer)
Passarini, Filippo, born 1638 - died 1698 (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Etching

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered in the lower left of the plate:

'In Roma nella Stamperia di Domenico de Rossi alla Pace con Priu.'

'Philip:us Passarinus I: &: S: No./ 15'

Dimensions

Height: 22.8 cm To plate mark, Width: 32.0 cm To plate mark

Descriptive line

Filippo Passarini. One of 24 plates from a suite of 32 designs for architectural ornament and goldsmith's work. Italian, 1698.

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

Guilmard, D., Les Maîtres Ornemanistes, Paris, 1880-1881, p.319, 40 (1).
(Berlin II) Berlin Staatlich Museen., Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 3715.

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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