Original etching/engraving on a verge type handlaid paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 23 x 17.5 cm. The image size is ca. 17.5 x 14 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 9.1 x 6.9 inch. The image size is ca. 6.9 x 5.5 inch.
Original print, untitled. It shows: a landscape with a brook with small resting herd and a tower in the background. Dated 1745 in the plate. Separately published master print. Published ca. 1750. Our definition of a Master Print is a seperately published print or series of prints, not being an illustrative print to a text. These can both be prints made by old masters (artists) or prints made by others (artists, engravers, etchers) after old masters.Artists and Engravers: Etcher: Christian Ludwig von Hagedorn (1717-1780) was a German Art Critic / Theorist, collector and in addition amateur etcher and Saxen Diplomat. He is known to have etched between 1743-1745 and 1764-1766.
Condition: Very good. Ample margins with minimal foxing. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE MASTER PRINT-LANDSCAPE-BROOK-HERD-REST-VON HAGEDORN