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Circular Ornament Print with Birds

about 1610-1635
Unidentified artist, 17th century, Published by Pierre Firens I, French, c. 1580-1638


Catalogue Raisonné

See Guilmard, vol. 1, pp. 45-46

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.5 × 16.3 cm (6 1/2 × 6 7/16 in.) Platemark (diameter): 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

25.1422

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, bottom, "Firens ex."

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

S. F. Smith & Co., London; from whom purchased December 1, 1925

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis