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Design for stained glass

Design for stained glass

  • Place of origin:

    Basel (made)

  • Date:

    1575-95 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Plepp, Hans Jakob (artist)
    Lindtmeyer, Daniel, born 1552 - died 1606 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pen and ink

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 503, case CG, shelf 89

Physical description

Design for stained glass. Shield and crest of Russinger of Basle, probably Marx Russinger, Deputy and Bailiff of Locarno, or his brother and successor as bailiff, Theodor. Man in armour on left copied after Lindtmeyer and flanked by Fortitude and a woman with a banner. Above, Justice between two scenes of David with spear and cruse of water calling across the water to Abner.

Place of Origin

Basel (made)


1575-95 (made)


Plepp, Hans Jakob (artist)
Lindtmeyer, Daniel, born 1552 - died 1606 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

pen and ink


Height: 16.1875 in, Width: 11.8125 in

Descriptive line

Hans Jakob Plepp(?) after Daniel Lindtmeyer. Shield and crest of Russinger of Basle. Swiss. 1575-95

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

P. L. Ganz. Die Basler Glasmaker der Spätrenaissance und der Barockzeit, Basel/Stuttgart, 1966. p.66
Thöne, Friedrich. Daniel Lindtmayer 1552-1606/07: die Schaffhauser Kunstlerfamilie Lindtmayer. Zurich: Verlag Berichthaus, 1975. cat. 407 (as "after Lindtmeyer")


Pen and ink




Stained Glass; Designs; Drawings; Heraldry


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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