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Salomon Gessners Denkmal bey Zurich (Salomon Gessners Monument in Zurich)
  • Carl Wilhelm Kolbe the elder
    1759–1835
    born: Berlin, Kingdom of Prussia (present-day Germany) ; died: Dessau, Duchy of Anhalt-Dessau (present-day Germany)
  • Salomon Gessners Denkmal bey Zurich (Salomon Gessners Monument in Zurich), circa 1806
  • Where object was made: Zurich, Switzerland
  • etching
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 403 x 309 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 7/8 x 12 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0124
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Large monument at center bearing classical figures and a large urn on top. A group stands in front of it, a man sits on a bench to its left. Entire scene surrounded by trees as though in a wooded area.