Belohnung der Jugend

Made:
1757 in Europe
engraver:
Unattributed

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Portrait : Belohnung der Jugend ['Reward Youth/Virtue'] Lieberkuhn. Etching by GFS, 1757. With microscope and medical motifs. Portrait, commemorating a man of medicine; HS portrayed in roundel inscribed D: L.N. LIEBERKUHNS, held and garlanded by comely woman, surrounded by medical devices and artefacts including books, serpent on staff, plants; left foreground, stoppered flask and microscope; outlined in wall background, roundels of Gallien and others [i.e. Johann Nathanael Lieberkuehn]

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1990-572
Measurements:
platemark: 264 mm x 194 mm
image: 242 mm x 182 mm
type:
print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • print
  • intaglio print
  • visual and verbal communication
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Grosvenor Prints