Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Mask with Long Eyebrows and Mustache and a Headdress with Dangling Cloth, from Divers Masques

Series/Portfolio:
Divers Masques
Artist:
François Chauveau (French, Paris 1613–1676 Paris)
Publisher:
Published by Jacques Van Merlen (Flemish, Antwerp 1616–1682 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1635–45
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 9/16 × 1 9/16 in. (6.5 × 4 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1945
Accession Number:
45.101.41
Not on view
From a series of nineteen plates with grotesque masks dedicated to Jean de Leins, goldsmith to the Queen of England and published by Jacques van Merlen in Paris. The plates are not numbered and appear in various orders.
Vendor: Ro. Walton
SKB 315
Peter Fuhring, Michèle Bimbenet-Privat "Le style "cosses des pois": L'orfevrerie et la gravure a Paris sous Louis XIII." La Gazette des Beaux-Arts. vol. 144, 2002, cat. no. 486, ill.



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