The Blind Democritus

1775
Giovanni David (Italian, 1749–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Grasso (Schleier) I17, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.8 x 26 cm (14 1/8 x 10 1/4 in.) Platemark: 29.9 x 21.2 cm (11 3/4 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2013.585

Medium or Technique

Etching, first state before additional work, signaure and insrciptions

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Watermark: Tre Lune (Three Crescents)

Provenance

Private collection, Munich; to Nicholaas Teeuwisse, Berlin; from whom purchased May 29, 2013

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Brent R. Benjamin