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Design for rococo ornament
  • Design for rococo ornament
    Wachsmuth, Jeremias, born 1711
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Design for rococo ornament

  • Place of origin:

    Augsburg (Published)

  • Date:

    mid 18th century (Published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wachsmuth, Jeremias, born 1711 (Designer)
    Wachsmuth, Jeremias, born 1711 (Printmaker)
    Johann Georg Hertel I (Publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    etching

  • Museum number:

    E.1707-1927

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 503, case EO, shelf 104

Physical description

Design for rococo style decoration with flowers and fruit

Place of Origin

Augsburg (Published)

Date

mid 18th century (Published)

Artist/maker

Wachsmuth, Jeremias, born 1711 (Designer)
Wachsmuth, Jeremias, born 1711 (Printmaker)
Johann Georg Hertel I (Publisher)

Materials and Techniques

etching

Dimensions

Height: 29.8 cm, Width: 22.8 cm

Descriptive line

Jeremias Wachsmuth, 1 of 5 plates, including duplicate, numbered 1 to 4 from a suite of designs for panels of rococo ornament, Augsburg, mid-18th century

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

Berlin Staatliche Museen, Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 129.
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1927, London: Board of Education, 1928.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Ornament prints; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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