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Design for stained glass

  • Place of origin:

    Bern (made)

  • Date:

    1500-1600 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Plepp, Hans Jakob (artist)
    Lindtmeyer, Daniel, born 1552 - died 1606 (artist)
    von Riedt, Niklaus (copyist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pen and wash

  • Museum number:

    2340

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case CG, shelf 82

Physical description

Design for stained glass. Shield of a Bern family and another unidentified shield. Between them, a figure of Justice against a pillar. Architectural setting flanked by caryatids supporting amorini holding vases. At the top, a scene after Lindtmayer of the Adoration of the Magi.

Place of Origin

Bern (made)

Date

1500-1600 (made)

Artist/maker

Plepp, Hans Jakob (artist)
Lindtmeyer, Daniel, born 1552 - died 1606 (artist)
von Riedt, Niklaus (copyist)

Materials and Techniques

pen and wash

Dimensions

Height: 15.3125 in, Width: 11.3125 in

Descriptive line

Niklaus von Riedt, after Hans Jakob Plepp and Daniel Lindtmeyer. Shields for a Bern family and another unidentified. Swiss, dated 1580

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

P. L. Ganz. Die Basler Glasmaker der Spätrenaissance und der Barockzeit, Basel/Stuttgart, 1966. p.83

Materials

Pen and wash

Techniques

Wash technique; Drawing

Categories

Stained Glass; Designs; Drawings; Heraldry

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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