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Engraving

Engraving

  • Place of origin:

    Augsburg (Printed)

  • Date:

    1596 (made)
    1596 (Printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mignot, Daniel (Printmaker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.2090-1908

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 120

Physical description

Engraving

Place of Origin

Augsburg (Printed)

Date

1596 (made)
1596 (Printed)

Artist/maker

Mignot, Daniel (Printmaker)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

Signed with the monogram 'DM' in the lower left corner and lettered 'F.' in the lower right of the plate.

Numbered 'VIII' in the lower centre of the plate.

Dimensions

Height: 14.8 cm Cut to, Width: 10.4 cm Cut to

Descriptive line

Daniel Mignot. Brooch, framed by two dragons-headed animals at the top and two fauns holding vases at the bottom. Plate from a set of 18 designs for brooches. German, 1596.

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

Hollstein, F. W. H., et al. Hollstein’s German, engravings, etchings and woodcuts, ca. 1450-1700 (Amsterdam: Menno Hertzberger, 1980): vol. XXVIII, no.56.
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions: 1908, London: Printed For His Majesty's Stationery Office, Eyre and Spottiswoode, Ltd., 1909

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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