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ID: 700000989Record Type: Movable Work
La galerie des femmes fortes (etchings (prints); engraved by Gilles Rousselet and etched by Abraham Bosse, af...; published between 1640 and 164...; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 828881; accession number: 2009.PR.14*)
Note: Title leaf engraved by Karl Audran from a drawing by Pietro da Cortona shows a statue of Anne of Austria crowned by an angel and surrounded by allegorical figures. Also issued in: Le Moyne, Pierre. La gallerie des femmes fortes. Paris : A. de Dommaville, 1647; "Vignon inuent. AEgid. Rousselet et ABosse sculpserunt. Mariette excudit. Cum priuilegio Regis et Regine Regentis."--plate 2; Leaves numbered 1-21; The suite of prints was engraved by Gilles Rousselet and etched by Abraham Bosse after designs by Claude Vignon; Contemporary leather binding, colored pastedowns, spine tooled and stamped in gilt: VIGNO; Bound with: Rousselet, Gilles. Les sept merveilles du monde. Paris : Pierre Mariette, [ca. 1639-1640] (accn. no. 2009.PR.15*). Couvay, Jean. Les sept sages de la Grèce. Paris: Pierre Mariette, [ca. 1640-47] (accn. no. 2009.PR.16*). Publication: [Paris] : Mariette excudit, [between 1640 and 1647?].
Titles:
La galerie des femmes fortes (preferred,C,U,RP,French-P,U,U)
Gallery of strong women: Images of heroic and virtuous women (C,U,DE,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: suite
Work Types:
etchings (prints) [300041365] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints)
reproductive prints [300041569]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works))
engravings (prints) [300041340]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints)
prints (visual works) [300041273]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
prints (preferred)

Creation Date: published between 1640 and 1647?

Creator Display:
engraved by Gilles Rousselet and etched by Abraham Bosse, after designs by Claude Vignon; published: Mariette excudit; title leaf engraved by Karl Audran from a drawing by Pietro da Cortona [preferred,GRISC]
delineator Vignon, Claude (French painter and printmaker, 1593-1670) [500008549]
engraver (printmaker) Audran, Charles (French engraver and draftsman, 1594-1674) [500017800]
engraver (printmaker) Rousselet, Gilles (French printmaker, 1610-1686) [500027369]
etcher Bosse, Abraham (French printmaker, 1602-1676) [500031187]
publishers Mariette, Pierre, I (French dealer, publisher, and printmaker, 1596-1657) [500067584]
draftsman Cortona, Pietro da (Italian draftsman and painter, 1596-1669) [500115154]
Locations:
Current: Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500353615] Getty Research Institute, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 828881; accession number: 2009.PR.14*
Credit Line: copyright J. Paul Getty Trust, Getty Research Institute, Special Collections
Address Note: 1200 Getty Center Dr., Suite 1100, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1688
Other: Publication: Paris [7008038] Île-de-France (region (administrative division)), France (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: 21 leaves of plates: engraving, etching, b&w; contemporary leather binding, colored pastedowns, spine tooled and stamped in gilt: VIGNO
leaves (gathered matter) [300115833]
.......(Objects Facet, Components (Hierarchy Name), components (objects), <components by specific context>, information form components, gathered matter components)
plates (illustrations) [300189216]
.......(Objects Facet, Components (Hierarchy Name), components (objects), <components by specific context>, information form components, layout features, <images and ornament: layout features>, illustrations (layout features), <illustrations by form>)
engraving (printing process) [300053225]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes)
etching (printing process) [300053241]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes)

Dimensions: plate marks 34.2 x 22.5 cm, on sheets 41 x 28 cm; 21 leaves of plates
General Subject:
human figure(s) (preferred )
history and legend
portrait
another art work

Specific Subjects:
heroines [300236808]
.....(Agents Facet, People, people (agents), <people by state or condition>) (AAT)
biography (document) [300080102]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Information Forms (Hierarchy Name), information forms (objects), document genres, <document genres by form>, literature (writings), document genres for literary works) (AAT)
women (female humans) [300025943]
.....(Agents Facet, People, people (agents), <people by gender>) (AAT)
Anne, Queen, consort of Louis XIII, King of France (French queen, 1601-1666) [500354215]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
angels (spirits) [300379004]
.....(Agents Facet, People, people (agents), <people by occupation>, people in the humanities, <people in religion and related occupations>, people in religion, spirits (beings)) (AAT)

Provenance: halwa; Purchase.
Inscriptions: La galerie des femmes fortes Vignon inuent. ; AEgid. Rousselet et ABosse sculpserunt. Stamped in gilt: VIGNO.
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
La galerie des femmes fortes........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 828881
Gallery of strong women: Images of heroic and virtuous women........ [VP]
........ Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Note:
English ..... [GRISC,VP]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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