Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Daniel Nikolaus Chodowiecki
    1726–1801
    born: Danzig, Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth (present-day Gdansk, Poland) ; died: Berlin, Prussia (present-day Germany) ; active: present-day Germany
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • engraving
  • Gift of Dr. and Mrs. J. A. Burzle
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0309
Description

Interior. Two men, identified as a father and son, stand in a room lit from the rear window. The man on the left, wearing a suit with sword and spurs, has his hand on his head, and the man on the right, wearing a hat, points towards the nearby table which has a book on it. Paper is strewn on the floor below their feet.