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Probe allerhand Zierrathen und Kunstverferdigten Stücke, vor Goldschmide Uhrmacher und andere curieuse Liebhaber dienlich

before 1726
Engraved by Unidentified artist, German, 18th century, After Pierre Bourdon (French, active 1703–1707), Publisher Johann Christoph Weigel (German, 1661–1726)

Place of Publication: Nuremberg, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Guilm. 120.85; Berlin 850 (1703 Paris edition); Bibliothèque Nationale, Inventaire 18th century, vol. 3, p. 321


Overall: 19.8 x 29.4 x 0.8 cm (7 13/16 x 11 9/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Set of engraved title and nine engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Bound sets

(Nuremberg: Johann Christoph Weigel, before 1726) Oblong quarto; 10 leaves; modern gray-green paper boards

Ornament designs for watchcases, small jars, furniture details, handles, jewelry, etc.

Nuremberg: Johann Christoph Weigel, before 1726


Maggs Bros., Ltd., London, from whom acquired by MFA, 1925.

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis