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Johann Esaias Silberschlag
  • Daniel Berger
    1744–1824
    born: Berlin, Prussia (present-day Germany) ; died: Berlin, Prussia (present-day Germany) ; active: Prussia (present-day Germany)
  • Johann Esaias Silberschlag, 1776
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • engraving, etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 149 x 98 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 160 x 107 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 7/8 x 3 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 1/4 x 4 3/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1994.0110
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Description

Engraving is divided into a portrait and small landscape underneath. Bust portrait of heavy-set gentleman with curls. Landscape with water, foliage, and utensils associated with knowledge and the arts.