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Designs for watchcases and decorative motifs

French
about 1676
Jean Vauquer (French, 1621–1686), Publisher François Poilly I (French, 1623–1693)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Guilmard, p. 85; Berlin 829; Fuhring, Ornament Prints Rijksmuseum 17th cen, vol. 1, pp. 317-19, cat. 1835-43.

Dimensions

Overall: 36.8 x 25.1 x 2.3 cm (14 1/2 x 9 7/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.1272

Medium or Technique

Bound set of 21 engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Bound sets

(Paris: De Poilly [about 1676]) Folio; 21 leaves; contemporary[?] gilt-stamped vellum.

Designs for watchcases, small boxes, decorative floral motifs.


Paris: De Poilly [about 1676]

Provenance

Hippolyte Destailleur (1822-1893--graphite inscription on first plate); Georges Mathias, from whom purchased by MFA, July 1, 1931.

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund