Set of Four Landscapes with Peasant Figures

Katharina Prestel, German, 1747 - 1794, after Johann Albrecht Dietzsch, German, 1720 - 1782

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1776

Etching and aquatint, printed in brown on paper

Image: 9 3/8 × 7 in. (23.8 × 17.8 cm)

Image: 9 7/16 × 6 7/8 in. (24 × 17.5 cm)

Mount: 29 7/16 × 20 1/8 in. (74.8 × 51.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund

PR.2001.3

Geography/Culture

Europe, Germany

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in graphite, top center: 50; inscribed, in graphite, bottom center: 85; inscribed, in graphite, lower left: Dietsch, Johann Albrecht; inscribed, in graphite, beneath bottom right corner of upper left print: 713.; stamped, in black ink, beneath upper left print: 079; stamped, in black ink, beneath upper right print: 080; stamped, in black ink, beneath lower left print: 081; stamped, in black ink, beneath lower right print: 082; stamped, in black ink, lower right corner: 49||[upper left print] inscribed, in plate, lower right: Ioh. Georg Hertel exe. A. V. ; inscribed, in plate, upper right: J. A. Dietsch delin / M. Catharin: Prestel Sculp.||[upper right print] inscribed, in plate, upper left: J:A.Dietsch delin. / M Catharin.Prestel Sculp.1776; inscribed, in plate, lower left: Ioh.Georg Hertel exe.A.V.||[lower left print] inscribed, in plate, lower left: J.A.Dietsch.delin; inscribed, in plate, lower center: Ioh.Georg Hertel exe.A.V.; inscribed, in plate, lower right: M. Catherine. Prestel, Sculp.||[lower right print] inscribed, in plate, lower left: J.A. Dietsch, delin.; inscribed, in plate, lower center: Ioh. Georg Hertel exe. A.V.; inscribed, in plate, lower right: M:Catherine, Prestel, Sculp.

Exhibition History

Images in Translation: Eighteenth-Century Prints after Old Master Drawings Selected from the Permanent Collection, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 30-May 30, 2004.

Provenance

Liechtenstein; Lutz Riester, Frieburg, Germany; sold to present collection, 2001.

Catalogue Raisonne

Nagler: KL 65-68.

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