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No $ 9

Graphics, XIX century

Description of the artwork «No $ 9»

The engraved plate No. 49 was purchased in 2004 from an Arab trader (Syrian) at a Central Asian bazaar with a receipt from the current owner.The engraving plate No 49, approx. 25 cm diameter, silver alloy, produced between 1830 - 1845. Dreden - Meissen. Conceived by CG Carus according to internal engraving instructions (miniature images), accompanied by CD Friedrich, under whose direction GF Kersting produced. Client: Johann King of Saxony (king since 1854). The central picture, plate base, was based on the motif of William Hogarth "Canvassing for Votes", is aligned to an independent visual language by changing features in the engraving picture. Examples of images in the micrometer dimension in the engraved image of No 49 (approx. 40 micrometer engravings complement the engraved image thematically. The plate frame images as well) incorporated, point to the Danteverse, in the context of the Reformation, as well as to the founder of the lodge of the Freemasons in Germany JW von Zinnendorf, 18 .Century The engraved plate No. 49 was purchased in 2004 from an Arab trader (Syrian) at a Central Asian bazaar with a receipt from the current owner.
Reg .: ALR 6600. LP - London / IP-Art Bruessel. More information: https: //www.youtube.c…Db6EAL
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Art form: Graphics

Subject and objects: Allegorical scene

Style of art: Rococo

Technique: Oil

Date of creation: XIX century