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Niebelungen Hort
  • Eduard Julius Friedrich Bendemann
    born: Berlin, Germany ; died: Düsseldorf, Germany ; active: Germany
  • Niebelungen Hort, circa 1840
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • wood engraving, etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 174 x 203 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 7/8 x 8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in matted with 1969.0037.06
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1969.0037.05

Interior scene with foilage border. There are two women who are giving away riches. One hands a kneeling peasant a ring while the other hands one a sword. A third peasant waits with open hand. Figures in background.