Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Lux Claustri au La Lumière du Cloitre

Series/Portfolio:
Lux Claustri au La Lumière du Cloitre
Artist:
Jacques Callot (French, Nancy 1592–1635 Nancy)
Publisher:
François Langlois , dict Chartres, Paris
Binder:
Bound by Alfred Matthews (American, 19th century)
Published in:
Paris
Date:
1646
Medium:
Etching, letterpress, and woodcut headpieces and initial letters; second state of two (Lieure)
Dimensions:
Overall: 7 7/8 x 5 7/8 x 5/16 in. (20 x 15 x 0.8 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edwin De T. Bechtel, 1957
Accession Number:
57.650.422
Not on view
Marking: Armorial bookplate pasted inside front cover "Victor Albert George Child Villiers / Fidei Cogiaula (?) Crux / Earl of Jersey / Osterly Park" and two others: "Ex Libris Edwin de Turk Bechtel" and "Victorix Fortunae Sapientia / Ex Libris W. Andrews"
Edwin De Turck Bechtel; Victor Child Villiers, 7th Earl of Jersey (British, 1845–1915); Donor: Edwin De Turck Bechtel Bequest
Bibliothèque Nationale II.220.599-625 Lieure II.91.599-625 ii/ii, Meaume 234-260; Brunet I.1488.13 0, Graesse II.19.17, Praz 34.
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Deux Écuyers (Two Squires), from Lux Claustri ou La Lumière du Cloitre (The Light of the Cloisters), plate 11

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L'Oiseau Posé sur un Chardon en Fleurs (The Bird Standing on Thistle Flower), from Lux Claustri ou La Lumière du Cloitre (The Light of the Cloisters), plate 13

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Frontispiece, from Lux Claustri ou La Lumière du Cloitre (The Light of the Cloisters), plate 1

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Le Corbeau et Ses Petits (The Raven and its Young), from Lux Claustri ou La Lumière du Cloitre (The Light of the Cloisters), plate 5

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Les Bergers Défendant leur Troupeau (The Shepherds Defending their Herd), from Lux Claustri ou La Lumière du Cloitre (The Light of the Cloisters), plate 4

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