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Stättlein Wettien An der Saale (Village Wettien on the River Saale)
  • Caspar Merian
    1626–1687
    born: Frankurt-am-Main, Germany ; died: Holland
  • Stättlein Wettien An der Saale (Village Wettien on the River Saale), circa 1650
  • Where object was made: Northern Europe
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 195 x 383 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 5/8 x 15 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 310 x 385 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 3/16 x 15 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Gift of Dr. and Mrs. J. A. Burzle
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0168
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Panoramic cityscape, with field in foreground large tree spans left side of composition; figure plowing in landscape.