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Willem de Heer and Maria Sibylla Merian

Joseph's coat with two South American butterflies, vóór 1681 en 1695
Private collection
Object information
Object category
drawing
Support/medium
white prepared paper, black chalk, brush in color (water color), gouache (material/technique)
het papier bevat een watermerk: fleur-de-lis en WR (verbonden)
Shape/dimensions
rectangle (portrait format) 347 x 233 mm
Signature/inscription
Information about the signature, dating, inscription or any other mark on the front or back of the art work
  • inscription in verso: Amaranthus tricolor [en symbool voor tweeslachtigheid] Willem d' Heer faecit/ de capellen. m: s: Merian faecit. 1695
    linksonder, in het handschrift van Agnes Block
  • number in verso: N° 3617
    linksonder
  • number in verso: 2
    middenonder, in potlood
  • number in verso: 16
    rechtsonder, in cirkel, in potlood
  • punch in verso: SVH (ineen)
    SVH = verzamelaarsmerk Six van Hillegom
Current attribution
Willem de Heer
vervaardigde de bloem
and Maria Sibylla Merian
voegde de vlinders toe
Date
Exact or approximate dating of the described art work; the search parameters adopted for this art work in this database, are found in brackets.
vóór 1681 and 1695 (1677 - 1695)
Willem de Heer was actief in Amsterdam tussen 1677 en 1681, toen hij overleed. De bijdrage van Merian stamt uit 1695
Provenance
Exhibitions and literature
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Entered on: 2009-05-13; Last modification: 2016-12-27

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