[Plate 5: Chinoiserie with Bird.]
Avec Privilege du Roy. [n.d. c.1736.]
Copper engraving. Paper watermarked. Plate 235 x 178mm. 9¼ x 7". Some creasing. Large margins, uncut.
Chinoiserie with fantastic bird worshipped by three Chinese figures. From a series of forty-two ornament prints, divided into six sets of seven plates each; this plates belongs to the fourth set: "Quatrième livre de formes ornées de rocailles".
In the BM: 1988,0514.41.
[Ref: 22996] £140.00