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Ossian die Harfe spielend, links Wasserfall (Ossian Playing the Harp Next to a Waterfall)
  • Simon Petrus Klotz, artist
    1776–1824
    born: Mannheim, Germany ; died: Munich, Germany
    J.G. Zeller, printer
    active: Germany
  • Ossian die Harfe spielend, links Wasserfall (Ossian Playing the Harp Next to a Waterfall), 1817
  • Sammlung von Original-Handzeichnungen der vorzüglichsten lebenden bayerischen Künstler (from Collection of Original Drawings by the Greatest Living Bavarian Artists)
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 369 x 461 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 1/2 x 18 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 443 x 541 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 7/16 x 21 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 24 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0127
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Bearded man in classical garb (Ossian) playing the harp in the right half of the composition, all around him is a forest scene with a waterfall and stream in the left half of the composition.

chalk-manner lithograph, ink, tint-stone, ochre ink