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Album of Ornamental Designs

Livre de miroirs tables et gueridons
Livre de lit à romaine
Portails d'église à l'italienne
Confessionaux
Chaires de predicateurs
Retables d'autels à l'italiene
Cheminées à la moderne
Vases d'ornement
Plafonds modernes

about 1660
Jean Lepautre (French, 1618–1682), Etienne Delaune (French, about 1519–1583), Theodor de Bry (Netherlandish, 1528–1598), Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635), Israël Silvestre (French, 1621–1691), Pierre Philippe Choffard (French, 1730–1809)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

(Lepautre prints) Bibliothèque Nationale, Inventaire 17th, v. 11-12, nos. 891, 1159, 1224, 1247-48, 1446-51, 1468-71, 1475, 1801-12, 1819-20, 1822-26, 1842, 1986-91, 2027-32, 2068-73, 2098-2103, 2120-25

Dimensions

Overall: 29.2 x 21 x 3 cm (11 1/2 x 8 1/4 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2005.363

Medium or Technique

Album containing about 70 Lepautre etchings and over 50 miscellaneous prints by other artists

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: about 1660) Album bound in contemporary gilt-stamped brown calf.

Eight complete series of decorative projects by Lepautre, several more prints by him, and miscellaneous ornament designs


Paris: about 1660

Provenance

Dr. Fritz B. Talbot, by whom given to MFA, April 14, 1955.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Fritz B. Talbot