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Nouveau livre de desseins inventé par Jean Tijou

1693 (Published)
Place of origin


Object details

Object type
  • Nouveau livre de desseins inventé par Jean Tijou (series title)
  • A New Book of Drawings Invented and designed by John Tijou (series title)
Materials and techniques
Brief description
Jean Tijou. Golden Gates at Burghley House, Cambridgeshire. Plate from a suite of 20 entitled 'Nouveau livre de desseins inventé par Jean Tijou'. London, 1693.
Physical description
  • Cut to height: 37.0cm
  • Cut to width: 24.9cm
Marks and inscriptions
  • Lettered in the lower left of the plate: 'J. Tijou. In. et del:'
  • Lettered in the lower right of the plate: 'P. Vander banck. Sculp:'
Object history
V&A inventory numbers 29395.2 and 25082.3 are duplicate impressions of this plate.
Bibliographic references
  • Guilmard, D., Les Maîtres Ornemanistes, Paris, 1880-1881, p.158, 9 (1).
  • (Berlin I) Berlin Staatlich Museen., Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 1323.
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Record createdJune 30, 2009
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