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Designs for cabinet fronts

1598
Hans Jacob Ebelmann (about 1600)


Place of Publication: Cologne, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Berlin 1168; Hollstein, German, VIII, p. 8, no. 1

Dimensions

Overall: 32 x 21.5 x 5.3 cm (12 5/8 x 8 7/16 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.6.5

Medium or Technique

Set of six etchings

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Cologne[?]: the artist, 1598. Folio; six leaves; original gilt-stamped armorial green vellum binding (green cloth box). BOUND with: 50.6.1-4 and .6-.15 (Hoffmann album)

Illustrations of designs for elaborately decorated cabinet fronts


Cologne[?]: the artist, 1598

Provenance

Ferdinand Hoffmann, Baron Gruenstein (1540-1607, Grünpichl and Strechau) given by him to his wife, Margaretha von Harrach; by descent through the Counts Harrach, to the Hradec Library; William H. Schab, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, January 12, 1950.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund