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Design for a Fountain with Ceres (plate 165 from Dietterlin's Architectura)

about 1598
Wendel Dietterlin (German, 1550–1599)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein (German) 017

Dimensions

25.08 x 18.1 cm (9 7/8 x 7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1985.733

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, lower left: 165

Signed

not signed

Markings

recto, in graphite, right of lower center: 2; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite

Provenance

Gift to the MFA by Clifford Ackley in memory of Hanns Swarzenski in 1985

Credit Line

Gift of Clifford S. Ackley in memory of Hanns Swarzenski