River Landscape with a Stout Tree at Left by Augustin Hirschvogel

Hirshvogel's prints, together with those of Altdorfer, are among the earliest manifestations of pure landscape in the history of Western art, in the relatively new medium of etching.

Details

Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
14 x 21 cm
Art Fund grant:
£4,200 ( Total: £16,800)
Acquired in:
1993
Vendor:
N G Stogdon

Provenance

Colnaghi's; German private collection.

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

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