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Print, Vase of Flowers

This is a Print. It was created by P. Mortier and after Jean-Baptiste Monnoyer. It is dated 1680 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is etching, engraving. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Norvin Hewitt Green.

Its dimensions are

66.1 x 56 cm (26 x 22 1/16 in.) Platemark/repeat: 59.8 x 45.5 cm (23 9/16 x 17 15/16 in.) Mat: 91.4 x 71.1 cm (36 x 28 in.)

It is inscribed

signed in plate, on vase molding: P. Mortier exc.; inscribed in plate, bottom corner: 5

Cite this object as

Print, Vase of Flowers; Pieter I. Mortier (Amsterdam, Netherlands); France; etching, engraving; 66.1 x 56 cm (26 x 22 1/16 in.) Platemark/repeat: 59.8 x 45.5 cm (23 9/16 x 17 15/16 in.) Mat: 91.4 x 71.1 cm (36 x 28 in.); Gift of Norvin Hewitt Green; 1938-58-866

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.

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