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Die vorzüglichsten Gemälde der Königlichen Galerie in Dresden

Les Principaux Tableaux de la Galerie Royale de Dresde

Lithograph(s) by Franz Hanfstängl (German, 1804–1877)

Place of Publication: Dresden, Germany


Overall: 68 x 52.5 x 4.5 cm (26 3/4 x 20 11/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 60 lithographs

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Dresden: Frans Hanfstaengl, 1841) Large folio; 3 ff. text, plus 60 plates, each with printed cover sheet; gilt- and red-stamped blue morocco, gilt-metal corners and medallion on upper cover with royal coat of arms of Portugal.

Reproductions of old master paintings.

Dresden: Frans Hanfstaengl, 1841


Portuguese royal family; Countess d'Edla (1836-1929, born Elise Hensler, second wife of Ferdinand II, king consort of Portugal), by whom bequeathed to MFA, March 1, 1930.

Credit Line

Bequest of the Countess d'Edla