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Etching

Etching

  • Place of origin:

    France (Printed)

  • Date:

    Mid 16th century (Printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Du Cerceau, Jacques Androuet I (Printmaker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching

  • Museum number:

    E.473-1911

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 1

Physical description

Etching.

Place of Origin

France (Printed)

Date

Mid 16th century (Printed)

Artist/maker

Du Cerceau, Jacques Androuet I (Printmaker)

Materials and Techniques

Etching

Dimensions

Height: 23.7 cm, Width: 9.2 cm

Descriptive line

Jacques Androuet Du Cerceau. Design for a monstrance, in style of Renaissance architecture, supported by pillars resting on a curved base with two steps. French, mid 16th century.

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

Geymüller, H. von Les Du Cerceau, leur vie et leur oeuvre (Paris: Librairie de l'Art, 1887), p. 289.
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1911, London, Printed for His Majesty’s Stationery Office 1912

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Etching

Categories

Ornament prints; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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