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Ornamental Design for Knife Handle with Fire, from The Four Elements

A work made of engraving in black on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of engraving in black on ivory laid paper.

Date:

about 1590

Artist:

Johann Theodor de Bry
German, 1561-1623

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Johann Theodor de Bry

Title

Ornamental Design for Knife Handle with Fire, from The Four Elements

Origin

Flanders

Date

Made 1585–1595

Medium

Engraving in black on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

90 × 22 mm (image/sheet, trimmed within platemark)

Credit Line

The Amanda S. Johnson and Marion J. Livingston Fund

Reference Number

2014.1129

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