Object Image

Various Designs for Rocaille Ornaments, Plate 3 from an Untitled Series of Rocaille Ornaments for Frames

Ornament print with designs for rocaille ornaments, including one large ornament forming the top right corner of a frame or arch, and four loose rocailles. This print is bound in an album containing 27 series with a total of 122 ornament prints from the fund of the prominent Augsburg publisher Martin Engelbrecht.

Credit: Purchase, Daniel Ergmann Gift, 2014

Printed c. 1750-56
Etching
21.5 x 35.0cm
2014.97.45
Image and text © Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2019

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