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    Biedermann, Johan Jakob, born 1763 - died 1830
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  • Date:

    late 18th century - mid 19th century(?) (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Biedermann, Johan Jakob, born 1763 - died 1830 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Intaglio print on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.450-1886

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Z, shelf 2, box A

Physical description

A man wearing a hat, with a bag strapped to his back, standing amidst six horned cattle, with his back to the viewer. Two of the cows are wearing collars with bells attached. The two cattle at the left of the picture are lying down, whilst the others are all standing.

Date

late 18th century - mid 19th century(?) (printed)

Artist/maker

Biedermann, Johan Jakob, born 1763 - died 1830 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Intaglio print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

J. J. Biedermann f.
Bottom-right corner of image.

Dimensions

Height: 6.1 cm of sheet, Width: 18 cm of sheet, Height: 5.4 cm plate impression (approx), Width: 17.2 cm plate impression (approx)

Descriptive line

A man wearing a hat, with a bag strapped to his back, standing amidst six horned cattle, with his back to the viewer. Intaglio print on paper. By J. J. Biedermann. Late 18th - mid 19th century(?).

Production Note

The print is inscribed J. J. Biedermann f. - this is probably Johan Jakob Biedermann (1763-1830).

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Intaglio printing

Subjects depicted

Collars; Hat; Cattle; Man; Bells

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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