An elaborate engraved cartouche, being the engraved title page of a book of cartouches

RIBApix ref no RIBA125946
Artist/PhotographerRabel, Daniel (1578-1637)
CountryFrance
Image Date1632
StyleRenaissance
MediumPrint
Library ReferenceVOS/231 f.110v
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: Daniel Rabel. Cartouches de diferentes inventions. Tres utilles, a plussieurs sortes de personnes (Paris, 1632) NOTES: This is the title page of a book of cartouches containing landscapes, engraved and published by Malchior Tavernier after designs by Daniel Rabel. Engravings from this publication are found throughout this album compiled by Gentilhatre.

Subject tags

ornament, book design