An elaborate engraved cartouche enclosing a landscape with a walled hilltop village

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RIBApix ref no RIBA126161
Artist/PhotographerRabel, Daniel (1578-1637)
CountryFrance
Image Date1632
StyleRenaissance
MediumPrint
Library ReferenceVOS/231 f.127v
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 a plate in 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, villages, book design