Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Design for a Frontispiece

Artist:
Bernard Picart (French, Paris 1673–1733 Amsterdam)
Date:
1720
Medium:
Pen and black ink, brush and gray wash, framing lines in pen and black ink
Dimensions:
5 1/4 x 3 3/8 in. (13.4 x 8.5 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Anne K. Jones, in memory of Edwin Powis Jones, 2003
Accession Number:
2003.388.1
Not on view
Signature: Signed and dated in pen and black ink at lower left, "B. PICART FECIT. 1720."
Wildenstein & Co., Inc. (New York), London; Donor: Anne K. Jones
Related Objects

Figures before an Altar

Artist: Bernard Picart (French, Paris 1673–1733 Amsterdam) Date: n.d. Medium: Red chalk. Accession: 67.100.3 On view in:Not on view

A Muse

Artist: Bernard Picart (French, Paris 1673–1733 Amsterdam) Date: n.d. Medium: Red chalk; faintly squared in red chalk. Framing lines in black chalk. Accession: 67.100.4 On view in:Not on view

Presumed Portrait of Alexander the Great

Artist: Bernard Picart (French, Paris 1673–1733 Amsterdam) Date: 1719 Medium: Red chalk. Framing lines in black chalk. Accession: 67.100.1 On view in:Not on view

A Muse

Artist: Bernard Picart (French, Paris 1673–1733 Amsterdam) Date: n.d. Medium: Red chalk; faintly squared in red chalk. Framing lines in black chalk. Horizontal line in graphite at lower margin. Accession: 67.100.5 On view in:Not on view

Mexican Sacrifice to the God of Hunting

Artist: Bernard Picart (French, Paris 1673–1733 Amsterdam) Date: 1722 Medium: Pen and gray ink, brush and gray wash, over traces of graphite and red chalk, heightened with white. Contours incised. Verso reddened for transfer. Accession: 1974.206 On view in:Not on view