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Livre De Diverses Grotesques Peintes Dans Le Cabinet Et Bains De La Reyne Regente, Au Palais Royal etc.

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (Published)

  • Date:

    1647 (First published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vouet, Simon, born 1590 (Artist)
    Dorigny, Michel, born 1616 - died 1665 (Printmaker)
    Unknown (Publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.3541-1903

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 93, shelf B, box 102

Physical description

Page from a volume of engravings

Place of Origin

Paris (Published)

Date

1647 (First published)

Artist/maker

Vouet, Simon, born 1590 (Artist)
Dorigny, Michel, born 1616 - died 1665 (Printmaker)
Unknown (Publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving on paper

Dimensions

Height: 24.7 cm Average size to plate mark, Width: 12.5 cm, Height: 37.9 cm volume, Width: 27.6 cm volume, Depth: 2.7 cm volume

Descriptive line

Simon Vouet (after), 1 of 15 plates including title plate, from the suite of 15 plates depicing the mural decoration in the partments of the Queen Regent, the 'Livre de Diverses Grotesques', French, first published 1647.

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

Guilmard, D., Les Maîtres Ornemanistes, Paris, 1880-1881, p. 56, 74 (1).
Fuhring, P., Ornament prints in the Rijksmuseum II: The Seventeenth Century, 3 vols, Rotterdam, 2004, 1065-1079.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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