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A New Booke of Drawings...Containing Severall Sortes of Iron Worke as Gates, Frontispieces, Balconies, Staircases, Pannells, etc.

Nouveau livre de desseins...contenant plusieurs sortes d'ouvrages de fer comme, portes, frontispices, balcons, rampes, d'escaliers, panneaux, etc.

Designed by Jean Tijou (French, active from 1689–1712), Engraved by Pieter van der Banck (French, worked in England, 1649–1697)

Place of Publication: London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Berlin 1323


Overall: 31 x 23.8 x 1.5 cm (12 3/16 x 9 3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Set of prints with engraved title and 19 engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Bound sets

(London: the author, 1693) Folio; 20 leaves, folded; contemporary blind-stamped brown marbled calf, rebacked (brown cloth case)

Allegorical engraved title, designs for decorative ironwork

London: the author, 1693


Inscribed title verso "Susanna Reynardson 1740"; Maggs Bros., London, from whom purchased by MFA, May 5, 1937.

Credit Line

John Wheelock Elliott Fund