Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Three female figures and one male figure supporting a cornice, from a series of Allegories after Paolo Farinati, bound in Oeuvres. Vol. III

Series/Portfolio:
Allegories after Paolo Farinati
Artist:
Jean Le Pautre (French, Paris 1618–1682 Paris)
Artist:
After Paolo Farinati (Italian, Verona 1524–1606 Verona)
Publisher:
Pierre Mariette le fils (French, Paris 1634–1716 Paris)
Published in:
Paris
Date:
17th century
Medium:
Etching and engraving; second state of three (Préaud)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 3/8 × 8 1/4 in. (34 × 21 cm) Plate: 4 15/16 × 8 3/4 in. (12.5 × 22.3 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1933
Accession Number:
33.84(3.110)
Not on view
This print is bound in Volume III of Oeuvres. Jombert published his collection of Le Pautre in 1751. Volume III contains "desseins d'orfeverie, serrurerie, etc.;" This print is part of a series of plates of Allegories after Paolo Farinati.
Inscription: At lower left: P. Mariette auec priuilege
At lower right: le Potre fecit

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
On recto at upper right in ink: 110
Vendor: James Rimell & Son
Préaud, Bibliothèque Nationale vol. XI.254.615 ii/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
Related Objects

Oeuvres. Vol. III

Artist: Jean Le Pautre (French, Paris 1618–1682 Paris) Date: 17th century Medium: Engraving, etching Accession: 33.84(3) On view in:Not on view

Chimneypiece (cheminée)

Artist: After a design by Jean Le Pautre (French, Paris 1618–1682 Paris) Date: ca. 1670 Medium: Limestone Accession: 56.234.34 On view in:Gallery 531

The Coronation of Louis XIV

Artist: Jean Le Pautre (French, Paris 1618–1682 Paris) Date: 1655 Medium: Etching Accession: 53.600.67 On view in:Not on view

Two variants for parterres, from Parterres de jardin, plate 4, bound in Oeuvres. Vol. II

Artist: Jean Le Pautre (French, Paris 1618–1682 Paris) Date: 17th century Medium: Etching; undescribed state (Préaud) Accession: 33.84(2.225) On view in:Not on view

Title Page depicting an architecture element topped with a bust, flanked by two putti, from Jardins en perspective, plate 1, bound in Oeuvres. Vol. II

Artist: Jean Le Pautre (French, Paris 1618–1682 Paris) Date: 17th century Medium: Etching; first state of two (Préaud) Accession: 33.84(2.228) On view in:Not on view