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Fondamenten der Teecken-konst

17th century
Illustrated by Abraham Bloemaert (Dutch, about 1564–1651), Engraver Johann Georg Waldreich (German, died about 1680)


Overall: 18.5 x 25.8 x 1 cm (7 5/16 x 10 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Series with engraved title page and 23 engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(N.p: 17th century) Oblong quarto; 24 leaves; half old vellum, spattered paper boards (tan cloth box).

Illustrations of heads, hands, and figures for teaching drawing.

N.p: 17th century


Leonhard Andreas Müller, 1719 (inscription back flyleaf); Sylvester Rosa Koehler, first Curator of Prints at MFA (1837-1900), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler