Petits Amours qui se jouent avec les dauphins // [Little Cupids playing with dolphins].

Etcher
Le Pautre, Jean, 1618-1682 [Browse]
Format
Visual material
Language
No linguistic content
Published/​Created
[s.l.] : [s.n.], 1673.
Description
1 item ; sheet 59 x 45.2 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
[after] sculptor
Notes
  • Medium: Etchings, Engravings
  • Depiction: Architectural detail with two circular registers, putti on dolphins in water.
  • Signed in plate, lower right: "le Potre sculps. 1673.
  • Signed in plate, lower left: "Bas reliefs au dessus des portes de la Grotte de Versailles, par Girard Vanopstal de Bruxelles".
  • Signed in plate, lower right: "sculpti ad parietem exteriorem Cryptae Versalianae, opus Girardi Vanopstal Bruxellensis".
Source acquisition
Acquired by Princeton in 1886 in an exchange with the Bibliotheque nationale (France). John S. Pierson, Class of 1840, effected the exchange, recorded by the BN as "Double e'change" No. 907.
Other title(s)
Description de la Grotte de Versailles, no. 6
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