Five designs for decorative cresting

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RIBApix ref no RIBA125186
Artist/PhotographerGentilhatre, Jacques (b. 1578)
CountryFrance
Subject Date1600
Image Date1600
ViewExterior
StyleRenaissance
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceVOS/231 f.48r
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The top design is inscribed Sedan. Sedan could relate to a new town hall built in Sedan circa 1613. Alternatively it could relate to the Palais des Prince, a part of the fortress of Sedan, begun in 1611.

Subject tags

decorative stonework