Pierre Brebiette ( by or after) - 3 Prints: Apollo, Diana & Niobids; Toilet of Venus; mythological scene

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Pierre Brebiette ( by or after) - 3 Prints: Apollo, Diana & Niobids; Toilet of Venus; mythological scene
Grabado / Grabado - firmado - 1617-1680

1. Apollo and Diana killing the Niobids with arrows.

28.7 x 17.9 cm

Inscription: 'P.Brebiette in. et fecit 1625' & ‘D. Ciartres for.’

Condition: Fair to good impression. Creases towards left and right corners. Cut to 1-2mm from border. Age-related colouring of paper, and minor brown stains/foxing visible on front. A few small areas where paper is thin, visible on photos on lightbox.

On laid paper, with “grapes” watermark

Reference: LeBlanc I.513.63
British Museum Collection Online: Museum number 1866,1110.1460

2. Toilet of Venus : Naked Venus (or Thetis, a sea nymph and water goddess) is seated near the sea, with nymphs and other nude figures.

22 x 15.3cm

This is a copy in reverse of the print etched by Pierre Brebiette between 1617 and 1642 (Le Blanc I.514.102).

On laid paper, with watermark (Grapes)

Condition: Cut close to, or just within, border. Age-related paper-colouring. A vertical crease.

3. Mythological scene with creatures & cow

15.6 x 6.3cm

It has been attributed to Brebiette by a previous owner, but haven't been able to verify

On laid paper

Condition: Fair to good impression. Cut to just outside border. Age-related paper-colouring. Slight crease (see photos)

Pierre Brebiette: French painter, printmaker & etcher (c.1598-1642). Working in Italy 1617-25, and then Paris.

François Langlois, il Ciartres (1588 - 1647)) was a major French publisher & printer

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Artista
Pierre Brebiette ( by or after)
Título de la obra
3 Prints: Apollo, Diana & Niobids; Toilet of Venus; mythological scene
Año
1617-1680
Técnica
Grabado / Grabado
Firma
firmado
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