Festivitates Aurifabris (...) / Verscheide Snakeryen dienstich voor Goutsmits, Beelthouwers, Steenhouwers, en alle die de const beminnen (Plate 7)

Artist: Johannes Lutma the Elder (Dutch, Emden 1584–1669 Amsterdam)

Etcher: Jacob Lutma (Dutch, Amsterdam 1624/44–1654 Amsterdam)

Publisher: Frederick de Wit (Dutch, 1629/30–1706)

Date: 1654–78

Medium: Etching and engraving

Dimensions: Plate: 8 7/8 × 7 1/16 in. (22.5 × 18 cm)
Sheet: 12 5/16 × 8 1/16 in. (31.3 × 20.5 cm)

Classifications: Albums, Prints, Ornament & Architecture

Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1963

Accession Number: 63.601.10(7)


Plate 7 with a design for an oval cartouche from a series of twelve prints with designs in the Auricular Style by Johannes Lutma the Elder, etched and engraved by Jacob Lutma. The latter was responsible for the publication of the first edition of the series in 1654. This is the second edition published in Amsterdam by Frederik de Wit.