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This and 21 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Album, Diverses pièces de serruriers (Various Designs for Locksmiths).

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1920

  • We acquired this object.

2016

2021

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Print, Plate 10, from Diverses pièces de serruriers (Various Designs for Locksmiths)

This is a Print. It was designed by Hugues Brisville and published by Nicolas Langlois, Pierre Mariette and Hugues Brisville and engraved by Jean Bérain the Elder. It is dated 1662 and we acquired it in 1920. Its medium is engraving on laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Advisory Council. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 20.5 × 15.5 cm (8 1/16 × 6 1/8 in.) Platemark: 16.5 × 11.5 cm (6 1/2 × 4 1/2 in.)

It is signed

Engraved, within escutcheon at bottom: Berain / Brisville Inventor

Cite this object as

Print, Plate 10, from Diverses pièces de serruriers (Various Designs for Locksmiths); Designed by Hugues Brisville (French, active ca. 1663); France; engraving on laid paper; H x W: 20.5 × 15.5 cm (8 1/16 × 6 1/8 in.) Platemark: 16.5 × 11.5 cm (6 1/2 × 4 1/2 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1921-6-261-10

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