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Historisch-genealogischer Calendar, oder Jahrbuch der merkwürdigsten neuen Welt-begebenheiten für 1784

Jahrbuch der merkwürdigsten neuen Weltbegebenheiten für 1784 enthaltend die Geschichte der Revolution von Nord-America
Geschichte der Revolution von Nord-America

1783
Illustrated by Daniel Nikolaus Chodowiecki (German, 1726–1801), Illustrated by Johann Wilhelm Meil (German, 1733–1805), Engraver Daniel Berger (German, 1744–1824), Author Matthias Christian Sprengel (German, 1746–1803), Publisher Haude und Spener, Berlin


Place of Publication: Leipzig, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Engelmann, Chodowiecki, 492

Dimensions

Overall: 11 x 7 x 1.8 cm (4 5/16 x 2 3/4 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.827

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 19 etchings and engravings, some hand-colored

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Leipzig: for Haude und Spener, [1783]) Small octavo; 143 leaves, plus plates; black-stamped light green paper boards (beige paper case, green cloth spine).

Illustrations of events of American Revolution; portraits of Washington and other political figures; illustrations of medals, flags, and uniforms


Leipzig: for Haude und Spener [1783]

Provenance

William H. Schab, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, December 14, 1944.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund