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Liüre de Feüillages et d'Ouvrages d'Orfevrerie Inventees par J. l. Juge

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    2AA*,a.52.23-34

  • Title (series)

    • Liüre de Feüillages et d'Ouvrages d'Orfevrerie Inventees par J. l. Juge
  • Description

    A set of twelve prints, copies after Le Juge: jewellery ornaments and foliate scrolls. c.1700 Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1700
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 197 millimetres (average)
    • Width: 162 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Title page numbered on plate, lettered with title and name of designer and publisher; other prints numbered on plate and lettered with name of engraver.
  • Curator's comments

    Copy after 'Liüre de Feüillages et d'Ouvrages d'Orfevrerie', a series of twelve plates designed, engraved and published by Théodore Lejuge in 1678.

  • Bibliography

    • Berlin 837(2) bibliographic details
    • Guilmard 87.22(1) bibliographic details
  • Location

    French XVIIc Mounted Roy

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1753

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    2AA*,a.52.23-34

A set of twelve prints, copies after Le Juge: jewellery ornaments and foliage scrolls.  c.1700
Engraving

A set of twelve prints, copies after Le Juge: jewellery ornaments and foliage scrolls. c.1700 Engraving

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