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A New Book Of Ornaments With Twelve Leaves

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (first published)

  • Date:

    1752 (first published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lock, Matthias Sr (designer)
    Copland, Henry (designer)
    Lock, Matthias Sr (publisher)
    Copland, Henry (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching and engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.5050-1907

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 95, shelf B, box 3

Physical description

1 of 12 plates from a volume. Bound in brown leather and buff-coloured fabric; tooled with gold.

Place of Origin

London (first published)

Date

1752 (first published)

Artist/maker

Lock, Matthias Sr (designer)
Copland, Henry (designer)
Lock, Matthias Sr (publisher)
Copland, Henry (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Etching and engraving

Dimensions

Height: 35.5 cm Average page size in volume, Width: 23.6 cm Average page size in volume

Descriptive line

Matthias Lock and Henry Copland (after), one of 12 plates, 'A New Book Of Ornaments With Twelve Leaves', London, 1752.

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

(Berlin I) Berlin Staatliche Museen, Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, p. 173, no. 1226.
Morrison Heckscher, Lock and Copland: A Catalogue of the Engraved Ornament, Furniture History, Vol. 15 (1979), pp. 1-23.

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Etching; Engraving

Subjects depicted

Frames; Overmantel; Mirrors; Scrolling foliage; Subject

Categories

Ornament prints; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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