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The Hexagonal Tower

1639–40
Bartholomaeus Breenbergh (Dutch, about 1598–1657)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 5; Hollstein 5, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.3 x 6.4 cm (3 11/16 x 2 1/2 in.)(trimmd on the platemark)

Accession Number

M11463

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of the Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin (Lugt 1633); verso, bottom right, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Kupferstichkabinett (Lugt 2482); verso, upper right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin (Lugt 1633, 2482); received in exchange for two wood engravings by Adams, May 1896

Credit Line

By exchange with Royal Print Cabinet, Berlin