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Standard-bearers of the Swiss Confederation / Solothurn

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1845,0809.1732

  • Title (object)

    • Solothurn

    Title (series)

    • Standard-bearers of the Swiss Confederation
  • Description

    whole-length male figure; two male figures on his banner; from a series of sixteen woodcuts. 1521 White-line woodcut

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1521
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 189 millimetres
    • Width: 107 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered "SOLOTUR[N]" in the block.
  • Curator's comments

    BM has ten of the series of sixteen Standard-Bearers. See G. Bartrum, 'German Renaissance Prints', exh. cat., BM, London 1995, no.223b.

    Bartrum 1995
    Literature: His, 295; Hollstein, p.61, 40

    See 1845,0809.1733 for curatorial comment from Bartrum 1995

  • Bibliography

    • Bartrum 1995 223b bibliographic details
    • Hollstein 61.40 bibliographic details
    • Bartsch Undescribed bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (German XVIc Mounted Roy)

  • Exhibition history

    1995 Jun-Oct, BM, 'German Renaissance Prints, 1490-1550', no.223b

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1845

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1845,0809.1732

WL male figure; two male figures on his banner; from a series of sixteen woodcuts.  1521 White-line woodcut

WL male figure; two male figures on his banner; from a series of sixteen woodcuts. 1521 White-line woodcut

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