Plate 3: a cartouche with a woman with wings ending in a serpent's tail to left, seen from the front, a similar woman seen from the back to right, from 'Twelve cartouches' (Recueil de douze cartouches)

Series/Portfolio: 'Twelve cartouches' (Recueil de douze cartouches)

Artist: François Collignon (French, Nancy ca. 1610–1687 Rome)

Artist: After Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)

Publisher: François Langlois (French, baptized Chartres, 1588–1647 Paris)

Date: ca. 1640–45

Medium: Etching

Dimensions: image: 3 1/8 x 6 7/8 in. (8 x 17.4 cm)

Classifications: Prints, Ornament & Architecture

Credit Line: Bequest of Phyllis Massar, 2011

Accession Number: 2012.136.392.3

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Inscription: Lettered along bottom: 'SDB Inventor / F. Collignon fecit / 3 / F. L. D. Ciartres excud. / Cum Privil. Regis'
Phyllis D. Massar; Donor: Phyllis D. Massar
De Vesme/Massar 171.1147.ii
Alexandre de Vesme, Phyllis D. Massar Stefano della Bella. Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1971.