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Untitled Ornament Frieze

ca. 1670
17th century
278 x 116 mm (10.9 x 4.6 in.)

Domenico Bonavera (aka Domenico Bonaveri), Italian, (ca. 1640–ca. 1700)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching
Print impression quality: Very good
Series: Plate 3 from set of twelve etchings Twelve Ornament Friezes
Bibliography: Rudolf Berliner, Ornamentale Vorlageblatter (vol. 3, p. 69), no. 267 (the source of the object date in the cataloig record).
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds, 1973
Accession Number: 1973.37.1.3

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  • friezes (entablature components) - Middle horizontal members of a classical entablature, above the architrave and below the cornice; for horizontal decorated bands in general, found on architecture and furniture, use "friezes (ornamental bands)." [April 1993 related term added. March 1993 descriptor moved. June 1991 scope note changed.]
  • ornament - Decorative forms that are an integral part of a building or object but are not essential to its structure. Regarding techniques of embellishment in general, use "decoration (process)." [November 1990 descriptor moved.]

  • plate Dimensions: 278 x 116 mm (10.9 x 4.6 in.)

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