(One of thirty) Suite des Vases Tirée du Cabinet de Monsieur Du Tillot Marquis de Felino

1764
Benigno Bossi (Italian, 1727-1792), Designer Ennemond-Alexandre Petitot (French, 1727–1801)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 1854-56; Guilmard 1880 p.225

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: approx plate size: 220 x 165 mm./ 9 x 6 1/2 in.; Sheet: 437 x 278 mm./ 17 1/4 x 11 in.

Accession Number

1987.398

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Suite of Vases from the collection of Monsieur du Tillot, Marquis of Felino, Milan, Joachin Bettalli, 1764, 33 leaves, title page in engraved script, etched pictorial title, etched didication (numbered plate 1), and 30 etched vases (numbered plates 2-31) On fine white antique laid paper; Watermark (for example plates l, 6, 10, 17, 23, 25, 27, 28, 31): VB. stored in 18 in. blue box. Lit.: Le Blanc, 1854-56, 1:483, nos. 145-79 Guilmard, 1880, p. 225. Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung, 1894, p. 118 no. 699. Regency to Empire, French Printmaking 1715-1814, no. 58 (with further bibliography).

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Vershbow