Sphiron

Series/Portfolio:
Les Merveilles du monde
Artist:
Gilles Rousselet (French, Paris 1614–1686 Paris)
Artist:
Abraham Bosse (French, Tours 1602/1604–1676 Paris)
Artist:
After Claude Vignon (French, Tours 1593–1670 Paris)
Publisher:
Published by Pierre Mariette (French, 1596–1657)
Date:
ca. 1639–40
Medium:
Engraving (figure by Rousselet) and etching (background by Bosse)
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 7/8 x 8 3/8 in. (35.3 x 21.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.601.117
Not on view
Signature: Below at the left, "Vignon Inuentor", at the center, "Rousselet fecit", and at the right, "Mariette excudit Auec Priuilege"
Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Pacht Bassani 365.301G; Duplessis 1468