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Papers of Giles Barber relating to printers' ornaments used by Jean-Michel Papillon (1698-1776), printmaker and engraver, n.d. [c.1980-1985]

MS. 9101/61

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  1. 'Papillon Traité, M[anu]S[cript] Addenda', photocopy of manuscript 'Additions Nouvelles du Traité historique et pratique de la Gravure en Bois' by Jean-Michel Papillon, 1775, from the Bibliothèque nationale de France, n.d. [c.1980]
  2. photocopy of manuscript 'Oeuvres des Papillon, Sommaire des Volumes de Gravure en Bois des Oeuvres des Papillon qui sont au Cabinet des Estampes à la Bibliothèque du Roi...', apparently by Jean-Michel Papillon, n.d. [c.1770], from the Bibliothèque nationale de France, [c.1980]
  3. photocopies of images of printers' ornaments, mainly those of Jean-Michel Papillon, n.d. [c.1980]
  4. photocopy of the preface by Maxime Préaud to an edition of Jean-Michel Papillon's Traité historique et pratique de la Gravure en Bois published by Editions des Archives Contemporaines, Paris, in 1985, [c.1985]
  5. photocopy typescript, 'Chapter Seven: Woodcuts, Ornamental Material and Ornamental Initials', apparently an extract from 'The Crombergers: a study of a sixteenth-century Seville printing-house, with descriptive bibliography', a D.Phil. thesis by Clive Griffin, University of Oxford, Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages and Literature, 1983, [c.1983]


  • n.d. [c.1980-1985]


1 box (5 folders)

Language of Materials

  • French


MS. 9101/61

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