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Maria Sibylla Merian

Maanbloem met zwarte aardappelkever en prachtkever, ca. 1701-1705
Windsor (England), private collection Royal [..]
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 a book, part of an album (unbound)

  • , , volgnummer 50

onderdeel van album, dat uit twee banden bestaat met in totaal 95 tekeningen in aquarel en gouache op perkament; tevens blad 50 van het boek Metamorphosis Insectorum Surinamensium
Support/medium
vellum, inkt, brush in color (water color), heightened with gum arabic or egg yolk
waterverf en glans over gedeelten van een tegendruk van een ets
Shape/dimensions
rectangle (portrait format) 373 x 278 mm
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. 1701-1705 (1701 - 1705)
datering volgens website The Royal collection, Windsor Castle
Created in
Amsterdam Merian was in bovenvermelde periode actief in Amsterdam
Artistically related
Artistically related to other work
Such as a preparatory studie, comparable composition, other version, or copy of the artwork in this record.
Provenance
Exhibitions and literature
Visual documentation
Entered on: 2009-10-05; Last modification: 2016-12-27

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