[Plate 3: A bird on top or a Rococo desgin ornament feature.]
Ave privilege du Roy [n.d. c.1736.]
Copper engraving. Plate 241 x 171mm. 9½ x 6¾". Large margins, uncut.
A large mystical bird perched below a sprawling leafy feature and on top of a statuesque monument. From a series of forty-two ornament prints, divided into six sets of seven plates each; this plates belongs to the first set: "Premier livre de formes rocailles et cartels".
[Ref: 22989] £110.00