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Unsigned, Method for holding and handling the burin on the copper plate.

Method for holding and handling the burin on the copper plate., 1701

Unsigned

RA Collection: Art

Title
Method for holding and handling the burin on the copper plate.
Engraved by
Published by
Pierre Émery (1652? - 1730)
From
Abraham Bosse, Traité Des Manieres De Graver En Taille-Douce Sur L'Airan, 1701, pl .10.
Date
1701
Object type
Plate
Place of Publication
Paris
Medium
Etching
Dimensions

130 mm x 90 mm

Collection
Royal Academy of Arts
Object number
16/1504
This image is from a book

Traité Des Manieres De Graver En Taille-Douce Sur L'Airan, Par Le Moyen Des Eaux Fortes & des Vernis durs & mols. D'Imprimer Les Planches, & de construire la Presse. Par le Sieur A. Bosse. Augmentée de la nouvelle maniere dont se fert Monsieur Le Clerc Graveur du Roy. - A Paris,: [1701]

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