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Jacques Callot avec Israel Sylvestre et Ferdinand de Saint-Urbain

Jacques Callot with Israel Sylvestre and Ferdinand de Saint-Urbain

Jacques Callot
Nancy 1592 - Nancy 1632
French printmaker and draftsman
(Wikipedia)
Eugène Laurent
1877

Nancy /  Jacques Callot avec Israel Sylvestre et Ferdinand de Saint-Urbain   Nancy /  Jacques Callot avec Israel Sylvestre et Ferdinand de Saint-Urbain

Description

Statue of Callot, and on both sides busts of Sylvestre and Saint-Urbain


Saint-Urbain (left) and Sylvestre (right)

Inscription(s)

Callot statue:
jacques
CALLOT
1877

à
nancy
en
1592
mort
à
nancy
en
1635
Signed: e. laurent

The busts:

SAINT-URBAIN
and
ISRAEL SYLVESTRE

Annotation

Israel Sylvestre (Nancy 1621 - Paris 1691), prolific French draftsman, etcher and print dealer who specialized in topographical views and perspectives of famous buildings (Wikipedia).

Ferdinand de Saint-Urbain (Nancy 1658 - Nancy 1738), French medallist and architect.

Sculptor

Tags

  • Country: France
  • Bust
  • Callot, Jacques
  • Engraver
  • Laurent, Eugène
  • Saint-Urbain, Ferdinand de
  • Statue
  • Sylvestre, Israel
  • Location N 48°41'39" E 6°10'56"

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