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Zierathen Büchel vor Glasschneider und Künstler

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Nuremberg (Published)

  • Date:

    1705-1715 (Published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Reiff, Johann Conrad (Printmaker)
    Weigel, Johann Christoph (the elder), born 1654 - died 1726 (Publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:


  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 37

Physical description

Plate 4. Two engraved strapwork designs on one plate, the top one depicting hunting scenes, and the bottom one depicting four seated putti.

Place of Origin

Nuremberg (Published)


1705-1715 (Published)


Reiff, Johann Conrad (Printmaker)
Weigel, Johann Christoph (the elder), born 1654 - died 1726 (Publisher)

Materials and Techniques


Marks and inscriptions

I.C. Reiff. fec.


Height: 16.7 cm To plate mark, Width: 24.4 cm To plate mark

Descriptive line

Plate 4 from series of 6 friezes of foliage entitled 'Zierathen Büchel vor Glasschneider und Künstler', Johann Conrad Reiff, Germany, 1705-1715

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

Guilmard, D., Les Maîtres Ornemanistes, Paris, 1880-1881, p.423, 14 (2).
(Berlin II) Berlin Staatlich Museen., Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 93 (1).
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1929, London: Board of Education, 1930.





Subjects depicted

Deer; Squirrels; Hunting; Rabbits; Birds; Dogs; Putti; Horses; Strapwork; Scrolling foliage; Flowers (plants); Hunting


Ornament prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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