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Four Grotesques
  • Wendel Dietterlin the Younger
    active 1610–1620
    born: Germany
  • Four Grotesques, 1610–1620
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 165 x 126 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 165 x 126 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 1/2 x 4 15/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 1/2 x 4 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in 1990.0124.01-4 matted together
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1990.0124.04
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Description

Plant like ornamental desgins with "grotesque" cloud like faces in lower right, dragonfly-like insects upper left corner.