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Attributed to:
Léonard Thiry, Flemish, 1550  Search this
Circle of:
Rosso Fiorentino, Italian,1494 - 1540  Search this
Engraver:
René Boyvin, French, 1525 - 1625  Search this
Pierre Milan, French, 1500 - 1557  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on laid paper
Type:
albums (bound) & books
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
France
Date:
1540–1560
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Fontainebleau school. Design for a nef, a ship-shaped container decorated with strapwork. In which is set various aquatic scenes. At the bow, a grotesque mask; at the stern, two winged mermaids with crossed arms.
Credit Line:
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Accession Number:
1921-6-470-4
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq48e286701-10af-4c75-9a53-ad485f6289c1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1921-6-470-4