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Ander Theil

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Nuremberg (Published)

  • Date:

    ca. 1695-1720 (Published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bömmel, Wolfgang Hieronymus von (Designer)
    Bömmel, Wolfgang Hieronymus von (Printmaker)
    Weigel, Johann Christoph (the elder), born 1654 - died 1726 (Publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Museum number:

    28367:5

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 503, case EO, shelf 8

Physical description

Engraved design for a gold ornament, depicting a horseman and two footsoldiers fighting with swords and muskets. The outlines of the figures are filled with scrolls of foliage.

Place of Origin

Nuremberg (Published)

Date

ca. 1695-1720 (Published)

Artist/maker

Bömmel, Wolfgang Hieronymus von (Designer)
Bömmel, Wolfgang Hieronymus von (Printmaker)
Weigel, Johann Christoph (the elder), born 1654 - died 1726 (Publisher)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Dimensions

Height: 6.5625 in, Width: 10.0625 in

Descriptive line

Engraving of a horseman and footsoldiers fighting, 1 of 3 plates, title plate wanting, from the suite entitled 'Ander Theil', Wolfgang Hieronymous von Bömmel, Germany, ca. 1695-1720

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Berlin Staatliche Museen, Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 696.2.
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1929, London: Board of Education, 1930.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Muskets; Soldiers; Acanthus; Horses; Swords; Scrolling foliage; Leaf scrolls

Categories

Ornament prints; Prints; Designs; Metalwork

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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