Plate from Frises pour les architraves, cornices, et autres ornements d'architecture (Friezes Intended for Ornamenting Architecture, Cornices, and Other Architectural Elements)

Etching on paper | c. 1660

Jean Le Pautre

Sheet divided horizontally into four friezes. From the top: a sea monster; eagles with a festoon; a woman with a cloth; and putti with a dolphin and a river god mask.

Credit: Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Object: 1921-6-91-1

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