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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    Gg,2.246

  • Description

    Rannariedl ('Randerigl') from the SW; view looking down the Danube in mid-stream, presumably from one of Lord Arundel's house-barges, two others of which are seen at some distance away, on the high wooded left bank, the castle of Rannariedl, and on the right, clumps of trees, hills in the distance Pen and black ink and blue, brown and grey wash

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1607-1677
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 105 millimetres
    • Width: 236 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Inscribed by the artist in black ink: "Randerigl" and "Danubius fluvius" Verso: inscribed by the Rev. Cracherode with his monogram "CMC" and "1786"
  • Curator's comments

    Compare with Hollar's etching Q,4.275 which shows the same place with slight modifications and on a much reduced scale.

  • Bibliography

    • Croft-Murray 1960 22 bibliographic details
    • Binyon 1898-1907 24 bibliographic details
    • Sprinzels 1938 252 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British Roy PII)

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1799

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    Gg,2.246

Rannariedl ('Randerigl') from the SW; view looking down the Danube in mid-stream, presumably from one of Lord Arundel's house-barges, two others of which are seen at some distance away, on the high wooded l bank, the castle of Rannariedl, and on the r, clumps of trees, hills in the distance Pen and black ink and blue, brown and grey wash

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Rannariedl ('Randerigl') from the SW; view looking down the Danube in mid-stream, presumably from one of Lord Arundel's house-barges, two others of which are seen at some distance away, on the high wooded l bank, the castle of Rannariedl, and on the r, clumps of trees, hills in the distance Pen and black ink and blue, brown and grey wash

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