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Title Page depicting two friezes with battle subjects, from Frises, feuillages ou tritons marins à la romaine, plate 1, in A Bound Collection of Print Series Including Cheminées et Lambris, Alcoves à la Romaine, Feuillages et autres ornemens..., etc.

Series/Portfolio:
Frises, feuillages ou tritons marins, à la romaine
Artist:
Jean Le Pautre (French, Paris 1618–1682 Paris)
Publisher:
Pierre Mariette le fils (French, Paris 1634–1716 Paris)
Publisher:
Charles Antoine Jombert (French, 1712–1784)
Published in:
Paris
Date:
1751
Medium:
Etching; third state of three (Préaud)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/4 × 12 3/8 in. (21 × 31.5 cm) Plate: 5 13/16 × 8 11/16 in. (14.8 × 22 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1918
Accession Number:
18.62.4(78)
Not on view
Inscription: At center: Ce uendent a Paris Chez Pierre Mariette rue S. Iacques a lesperance auec priuil. du Roy
At bottom center in cartouche: Frises, / Feuillages / ou Tritons Marins / a la Romaine. / inuentez, et grauez / par Iean le / Pautre.
At lower left: a Paris rue Dauphine, chez Ch. Ant. Jombert, Libraire du Roy, pour l'Artillerie et le Genie à l'Image Notre-Dame.
At lower right: No. 7
At lower right: 1

Marking: On recto at upper right in graphite: 78
On verso at right center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
On verso at lower left: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Vendor: E. Weyhe (New York, NY)
Préaud, Bibliothèque Nationale XII.164.1573 iii/iii; Destailleur, Artistes Français p.80-118;
SKB 313 (Jombert edition, 1751); Guilmard 68.2 a, b, c (Jombert);
Jessen 3 (Jombert); Fowler p. 151
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