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Livre des ouvrages d'orfèvrerie

French
1663
Engraved by Louis Cossin (French, 1627–1704), After Gilles L'Égaré (French, born about 1610, active 1663–1685)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Guilmard, p. 87, no. 24; Berlin 827; Bibliothèque Nationale, Inventaire 17th, v. 3, p. 104, nos. 1-3; p. 178, nos. 145-53

Dimensions

Overall: 26.6 x 21 x 1 cm (10 1/2 x 8 1/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.1889.1-12

Medium or Technique

Engraved title page and 11 engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: 1663) Quarto; 12 leaves; modern marbled paper boards.

Jewelry designs


Paris: 1663

Provenance

Gilhofer & Ranschburg, Lucerne, from whom purchased by MFA, March 1929.

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis