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Miscellaneous prints from the Swiss Enlightenment collection [graphic].
BANC PIC 2012.030--B
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Title:

Miscellaneous prints from the Swiss Enlightenment collection

Creator/Contributor:

Hegi, Franz, 1774-1850

Creator/Contributor:

Gessner, Salomon, 1730-1788

Abstract:

1: woodland or rural scene (numbered "4") by Salomon Gessner, 1775, with two women or nymphs in classical attire -- 2: woodland scene (numbered "5") by Salomon Gessner, undated, with one woman or nymph in classical attire -- 3: 20th century restrike of an aquatint by Franz Hegi, 1842, of the Wasserkirche in Zurich in 1479.

Date:

ca. 1750-ca. 1850 (issued)

Subject:

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Wasserkirche (Zurich, Switzerland) -- Pictorial works
Church buildings -- Switzerland -- Zurich -- Pictorial works

Note:

Various artists.
Title devised by cataloger.
Includes two idyllic woodland scenes by Salomon Gessner, each numbered in plate (above image, center): 4 and 5.

Type:

graphic
Aquatints.
Etchings.
Pastoral.

Physical Description:

graphic
print
1 folder (3 prints) ; sheets 41 x 34 cm or smaller.

Language:

German

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2012.030--B

Origin:

Switzerland