Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Die Schöne Witwe (The Beautiful Widow)
  • Johan Esaias Nilson
    1721–1788
    born: Augsburg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; died: Augsburg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; active: Holy Roman Empire (present
  • Die Schöne Witwe (The Beautiful Widow), circa 1752
  • Cartouches Modernes avec Differentes Figures
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • etching, engraving
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 182 x 281 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 7 1/8 x 11 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 207 x 341 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 1/8 x 13 3/8 in
  • Gift from the Edward A. and Inge Maser Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2008.0241