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print / book-illustration

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  • Description

    Plate 38 or Plate 2 of Seventh Part on Chest Grips: Two men wrestling; wrestler 'H' standing partly behind wrestler 'G' and grabbing his upper arm, after which wrestler 'G' has to bend forward; illustration to Nicolaes Petter's "Worstel-Konst" (Amsterdam: 1674)

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  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1674
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  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 191 millimetres
    • Width: 163 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Numbered twice in top corners. The two wrestling men are indicated with "G" and "H".
  • Curator's comments

    This is one from a series of seventy-one etchings, for comment see 1864,0625.22.

  • Bibliography

    • Landwehr 1970 92-93 bibliographic details
    • Hollstein 968-1038 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (157.d.1)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Klare Onderrichtinge der Voortreffelijcke Worstel-Konst, Verhandelende hoemen in alle voorvallen van Twist in Handtgemeenschap, sich kan hoeden: en alle Aengrepen, Borst-Stooten, Vuyst-Slagen &c versetten. (Amsterdam, 1674)
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  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number



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