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Maria Sibylla Merian

Daklis met metamorfose van de perzikkruiduil, ca. 1685-1699
London (England), British Museum, inv./cat.nr. [..]
Object information
Object category
drawing
Physical connection
Reference in ‘composite artworks’: artworks that are/were connected, such as alterpieces, decorative pieces incorporated in panelling, and works of art that were intended to be displayed together, such as pendants and series.

part of an album (unbound)

fol. 77 van 160
Support/medium
vellum on paper, brush in color (water color), gouache (material/technique)
perkament op papier, samen met blad 78 geplakt op een vel grijs karton
Shape/dimensions
rectangle (landscape format) 205 x 269 mm
Signature/inscription
Information about the signature, dating, inscription or any other mark on the front or back of the art work
  • inscription lower right: Iris ..../ .... [onleesbaar]
    latijnse naam en referentie [volgens website British Museum]
  • punch lower right: BRITISH/KROON/MUSEUM
    in rood, beide woorden resp. boven en onder de kroon
Current attribution
Maria Sibylla Merian
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.
c. 1685-1699 (1685 - 1699)
datering Sam Segal; volgens Reitsma vervaardigd in de periode 1691-1699 [Reitsma 2008]
Provenance
Exhibitions and literature
Visual documentation
Entered on: 2009-06-08; Last modification: 2016-12-27

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