Instruccion para gravar en cobra, y perfeccionarse en el gravado à buril, al agua fuerte, y al humo, con el nuevo methodo de gravar las planchas para estampar en colores, à imitacion de la pintura; y un compendio historico de los mas célebres gravadores

1761
Etched by Unidentified artist, Spanish, 18th century, After Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676), Author Manuel de Rueda (Spanish, 1730–1771)


Place of Publication: Madrid, Spain

Catalogue Raisonné

Palau 281031

Dimensions

Overall: 15.5 x 11 x 2.5 cm (6 1/8 x 4 5/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

2002.453

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 12 etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Madrid: Joaquin Ibarra, 1761) Octavo; 131 leaves, plus plates; contemporary [?] limp vellum.

Illustrations of engraving and etching tools and methods of producing and printing.


Madrid: Joaquin Ibarra, 1761

Provenance

Ownership inscription dated 1923 [... Maria Morania?]; Eleanor A. Sayre, Cambridge, MA (curator of prints, MFA); by whom bequeathed to MFA Oct. 23, 2002.

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor A. Sayre