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ca. 1679
17th century
279 x 425 mm (11 x 16.7 in.)

Israël Silvestre (aka Israël Silvestre the younger), French, (1621–1691)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving
Series: Number 1 from set of nine engravings Les Plaisirs de l’Ile enchantée, ou les fêtes, et divertissements du Roi, à Versailles
Bibliography: Nagler Lex. (vol. 17, p. 431); Berlin Ornamentstich Sammlung 3001; Lipperheide 2709; Vinet 505.
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1963
Accession Number: 1963.33.1.1

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  • festivals - Gala occasions devoted to community observances, such as harvests or anniversaries of notable persons; also cultural events consisting typically of a series of performances of works in the arts. W [May 1991 alternate term added.]
  • gardens
  • theater (discipline) - Use for the professionally oriented study of theater, involving training, practice, and study in the processes of doing theater. For the academically oriented study of theater, use "drama." [August 1995 descriptor changed, was "theater". April 1993 related term added.]

  • plate Dimensions: 279 x 425 mm (11 x 16.7 in.)

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