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Bilder zu Goethe's Faust: P.45-1998

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

Bilder zu Goethe's Faust

Maker(s)

Ruscheweyh, Ferdinand (Printmaker)
After Cornelius, Peter von (Painter)

Description

The set of title, dedication and nine engraved plates after Peter Cornelius (1783-1867), first edition in original wrappers

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1998) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Dating

19th century
1816 CE - 1818 CE

Note

Issued by Johann Friedrich Wenner in three parts between 1816 and 1818. The first edition was printed in very small numbers.

School or Style

German

Techniques used in production

Engraving

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.45-1998
Primary reference Number: 167445
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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