About This Artwork

François Collignon
French, c. 1609-1657

View of Rome: Number 12, n.d.

Etching on ivory laid paper
113 x 250 mm (sheet)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Potter Palmer, 1919.2493

Collignon studied for a period of time in the work­shop of Jacques Callot, and imitated the works of his master as well as those of Israel Silvestre and Stefano della Bella. He worked in Rome for a period and was also involved in the print market.




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