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George Frideric Handel

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Munchen, Germany (published)
    Berlin, Germany (published)
    London, England (published)

  • Date:

    mid 19th century (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Johann Bankel, born 1837 - died 1906 (engraver)
    Jäger, C., born 1833 - died 1887 (after, artist)
    Bruckmann Verlag (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving on paper

  • Museum number:

    26550

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PP, shelf 16, box A

Physical description

Half-length portrait, directed to left, looking to right and wearing a full wig, lace cravat and embroidered coat.

Place of Origin

Munchen, Germany (published)
Berlin, Germany (published)
London, England (published)

Date

mid 19th century (published)

Artist/maker

Johann Bankel, born 1837 - died 1906 (engraver)
Jäger, C., born 1833 - died 1887 (after, artist)
Bruckmann Verlag (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'C. Jäger pinx. Verviel fältigrung vorbehalten. J. Bankel sculps. Händel. Friedr. Bruckmann's Verlag In München, Berlin & London. Fr. Felsing impr. München.'

Dimensions

Height: 53.8 cm sheet, Width: 40.9 cm sheet

Descriptive line

Print, half-length portrait of George Frideric Handel. Engraving by Johann Bankel after Carl Jäger, mid-19th century.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Handel, George Frideric; Composer

Categories

Prints; Portraits

Collection code

PDP

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