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Sechs Figuren für die Liebhaber der schönen Künste

1779
Woodcuts by Johann Friedrich Gottlieb Unger (German, 1755–1804), After Johann Wilhelm Meil (German, 1733–1805), Author Friedrich Jakob Wippel (German, 18th century), Printer Johann Friedrich Korn (German, 18th century)


Place of Publication: Breslau, Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 23 x 19 x 1.2 cm (9 1/16 x 7 1/2 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

KBR1357

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with six woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Breslau: Johann Friedrich Korn, 1779) Quarto; 18 leaves; modern half black buckram, brown marbled paper boards

Illustrations of picturesque peasant figures


Breslau: Johann Friedrich Korn, 1779

Provenance

Ownership inscription dated 1837 on title; Sylvester R. Koehler, Boston (1837-1900, first curator of prints at MFA), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler