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Engraving - Der Arme Irus
  • Der Arme Irus
    Göz, Gottfried Bernhard, born 1708 - died 1774
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Der Arme Irus

  • Object:

    Engraving

  • Place of origin:

    Augsburg (Published)

  • Date:

    1734-1745 (Published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Göz, Gottfried Bernhard, born 1708 - died 1774 (Designer)
    Setletzky, Balthasar Sigmund, born 1695 (Printmaker)
    Johann Georg Hertel I (Publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Museum number:

    29350:6

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 79

Physical description

Engraving

Place of Origin

Augsburg (Published)

Date

1734-1745 (Published)

Artist/maker

Göz, Gottfried Bernhard, born 1708 - died 1774 (Designer)
Setletzky, Balthasar Sigmund, born 1695 (Printmaker)
Johann Georg Hertel I (Publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered in the centre of the plate:

'B. S. Setlezky sc'

Lettered in the lower centre of the plate:

'Der Arme Irus / ...... / .... sunt pauperis sola gaudia..'

Lettered in the lower left of the plate:

'Gottfr. Bernh. Göz, del.'

Lettered in the lower right of the plate:

'Ioh: Georg Hertel, excud. Aug. Vind'

Dimensions

Height: 30.6 cm Cut to, Width: 20.9 cm Cut to

Descriptive line

Gottfried Bernhard Göz. Plate from a suite representing legendary and historical figures arranged as antithetical pairs showing contrasting characteristics, or virtues and vices. Germany, 1740-1755.

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

Guilmard, D., Les Maîtres Ornemanistes, Paris, 1880-1881, p.435, 65 (1).
(Berlin II) Berlin Staatlich Museen., Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 126.2.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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