[Untitled ornament design.]
a Paris chez la Veuve de F. Chereau rüe St. Jacque aux deux pilliers d'Or avec privillege du Roy. [n.d., c.1730.]
Etching, 260 x 235mm, 10¼ x 9¼". Sheet trimmed; a crease through upper right corner.
A heart-shaped cartouche design with two entwined flower wreaths surmounting a wreath of heart-shaped leaves, with two of them pierced by arrows. Vines and foliage to parts of frame. After Antoine Watteau ( 1684 - 1721), from the 'Recueil Jullienne' series, plate 188 to 'L'Oeuvre d'Antoine Watteau Peintre du Roy'. Jean de Jullienne (1686 - 1766) was a Parisian collector and patron of the arts who owned some 450 drawings by Watteau, and had them engraved.
[Ref: 19616] £260.00