An elaborate engraved cartouche with monster heads enclosing a landscape with a view of a road by a river and a village beyond

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RIBApix ref no RIBA126447
Artist/PhotographerRabel, Daniel (1578-1637)
Image Date1632
Library ReferenceVOS/231 f.147r
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

Landscape, ornament, villages, book design