Album of home interiors

German
1750-1800
Unidentified artist, Etched by Martin Engelbrecht (German, 1684–1756)


Dimensions

Other: 215 x 294 mm (8 1/4 x 11 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.83

Medium or Technique

Album with watercolors and applied etchings

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

16-leaf album; illustrated with watercolor and cut-out and applied etchings; parchment-backed flroal, bunt-papier wrappers, Child’s album of watercolors and cut-out engravings arranged to show the décor of a wealthy south-German home.

Provenance

2011, acquired from Antiquariat Banzhaf, Tübingen,Germany, by Musinsky Rare Books, Inc., New York, NY; 2012, sold by Musinsky Rare Books to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 28, 2012)

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund