Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

  • unknown maker from Germany
  • untitled, 1600s
  • Neues Blumen und Laube Büchlein (New Book of Flowers and Foliage)
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • engraving
  • Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in 1998.0687.01-4 matted together
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund and Museum of Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1998.0687.02
Label Text

Black and white image of three large flowers at center with intertwining leaves. There is flat land in background with trees, brush and a few small houses and hillsides. At BR there is Christian church with steeple and a cross set on top of front gazebo. At LL there is a castle with a flag set at top and brush nearby. Both structures have archway designs. Sky in background in clear.