Design for a window surround

1598
Wendel Dietterlin (German, 1550–1599)


Dimensions

Sheet: 37.5 x 27 cm (14 3/4 x 10 5/8 in.) Platemark: 25.7 x 20.3 cm (10 1/8 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

2012.951

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Plate 105 from Wendel Dietterlin, “Architectvra von Ausstheilung, Symmetria vnd Proportion der fünff Seulen: vnd aller darauss volgender Kunst Arbeit von Fenstern, Caminen, Thürgerichten, Portalen, Bronnen vnd Epitaphien … ” (Nürnberg: Balthasar Caymox, 1598)

Provenance

2000, acquired by Clifford S. Ackley from Gurari Collections, Boston, Massachusetts; 2012, Gift of Clifford S. Ackley to the MFA. (Accession Date November 28, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Clifford S. Ackley in honor of Edith Welch