Antique Master Print-GENRE-OLD AGE-CANE-GELLERT-Chodowiecki-1777

Price: € 29,50

Subject: Antique Master Print, untitled. An old man walking with a cane and supported by a younger woman, an illustration to Gellert''s Fabeln.
Condition: Fair, given age. Margins cropped to the image edge, caption clipped off. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Etching on laid paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 5 x 6 cm. The image size is ca. 5 x 6 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 2 x 2.4 inch. The image size is ca. 2 x 2.4 inch.
Part Number: 67578
Location: TPCLA-C35-22
Description: Source unknown, to be determined. Ref: Engelmann 160.

Artists and Engravers: Made by 'Daniel Chodowiecki' after own design. Daniel Chodowiecki (1726-1801) was a Polish-German painter and printmaker of Huguenot ancestry. He is most famous as an etcher, and is credited with inventing the 'remarque', a small marginal doodle often not intended to be printed in the print for public