Musée Artistique et Littéraire, Le (page 2/4)

[picture: Half-Title Page]

Half-Title Page

The half-title page features an ornate decorative initial "M" available as a separate image. [more...] [$]

[picture: Ornate rococo baroque capital letter M]

Ornate rococo baroque capital letter M

A rococo decorative initial letter “M” taken from the title page. It is repeated on page 66 as a drop cap (drop capital), where it is given this caption: [more...] [$]

[picture: Title Page, Le Musée Artistique et Littéraire]

Title Page, Le Musée Artistique et Littéraire

Le Musée Artistique et Littéraire [more...] [$]

[picture: Study by Rubens]

Study by Rubens

Two men, touching their heads together at the temples, presumably in a sign of affection. They smile. [more...] [$]

[picture: Pierrot Galant [The romantic peasant]]

Pierrot Galant [The romantic peasant]

A French troubadour or wadering minstrel, with his lute over his shoulder, presents a gift with roses to a lady. [more...] [$]

[picture: Initial Leter Q From Mitelli's Alphabet]

Initial Leter Q From Mitelli’s Alphabet

Thiis decorative initial “Q” was used as a drop capital (drop cap); it is marked, “Lettre tirée de l’Alphabet de Mitelli.” The letter Q is formed from two female angels, one topless and one naked, back to back, with their wings touching. [more...] [$]

[picture: Charmeuse D'Oiseaux]

Charmeuse D’Oiseaux

Dessin de James Bertrand, d’apreès son tableau. [more...] [$]

[picture: Les Enfants]

Les Enfants

Dessin de L. Cared, d’après le groupe de Godebsky.
(Salon de 1880)
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[picture: Charles-Quint Triomphant]

Charles-Quint Triomphant

Dessin au fusain de C. Molony, d’après le bronze de Leone Léoni. (Musée du Prado, à Madrid.) [more...] [$]

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