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Print - Braues & vertueux [...]

Braues & vertueux [...]

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Paris (Printed and published)

  • Date:

    1623 (Published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vivot, Alexandre (printmaker)
    Vivot, Alexandre (Publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:


  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 29, box B

Physical description

Etching print on paper

Place of Origin

Paris (Printed and published)


1623 (Published)


Vivot, Alexandre (printmaker)
Vivot, Alexandre (Publisher)

Materials and Techniques


Marks and inscriptions

Signed with the monogram 'AV' in the lower centre of the plate.


Height: 20.0 cm To plate mark, Width: 14.2 cm To plate mark

Descriptive line

Alexandre Vivot, Plate from a suite of 10 designs for sprays of pea-pod ornament for goldsmiths [2 plates wanting, including title plate, the complete suite contains 12 plates]. Paris, 1623.

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

P. Fuhring and M. Bimbenet-Privat, 'Le Style "Cosses De Pois". L'orfèvrerie et La Gravure à Paris Sous Louis XIII', Gazette des Beaux-Arts, 144, Jan. 2002, pp. 183-187, no. 565-576.
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1910, London, Printed for His Majesty’s Stationery Office 1911

Production Note

Formerly attributed to publisher, Assuerus van Londerseel (from 1910-2016).


Printing ink




Ornament prints; Jewellery; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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