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Design for rococo ornament - Nüzliche Anleitung Rocailles Nebst andern Verzierungen nach ihren Entwürffen Umriffen Schatte und Licht richtig nach zu zeichnen
  • Nüzliche Anleitung Rocailles Nebst andern Verzierungen nach ihren Entwürffen Umriffen Schatte und Licht richtig nach zu zeichnen
    Preissler, Johann Justin, born 1698 - died 1771
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Nüzliche Anleitung Rocailles Nebst andern Verzierungen nach ihren Entwürffen Umriffen Schatte und Licht richtig nach zu zeichnen

  • Object:

    Design for rococo ornament

  • Place of origin:

    Nuremberg (published)

  • Date:

    1740-1750 (Published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Preissler, Johann Justin, born 1698 - died 1771 (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Museum number:

    29659:3

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 93

Physical description

Suite A, plate 3.

Place of Origin

Nuremberg (published)

Date

1740-1750 (Published)

Artist/maker

Preissler, Johann Justin, born 1698 - died 1771 (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Marks and inscriptions

Numbered '3' in the upper right of the plate.

Dimensions

Height: 20.0 cm To plate mark, Width: 16.5 cm To plate mark

Descriptive line

Johann Justin Preissler. Plate from a set of five suites of rococo ornament marked, A, B, C, D, and E and entitled 'Nüzliche Anleitung Rocailles Nebst andern Verzierungen nach ihren Entwürffen Umriffen Schatte und Licht richtig nach zu zeichnen' German, 1740-1750.

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

Guilmard, D., Les Maîtres Ornemanistes, Paris, 1880-1881, p.432, 52 (1).
(Berlin II) Berlin Staatlich Museen., Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 162.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Ornament prints; Designs; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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