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Anselmus Franciscus S. Sedis Moguntinæ Archi Episcopus S.R. Imperii per Germaniam Archi Cancellarius et Princ. Elector

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    Bb,12.12

  • Title (object)

    • Anselmus Franciscus S. Sedis Moguntinæ Archi Episcopus S.R. Imperii per Germaniam Archi Cancellarius et Princ. Elector
  • Description

    Portrait of Anselm Franz, Archbishop and Elector of Mainz, bust in an oval frame, wearing bands and an ermine cape; coat of arms below; illustration to C. L. Thucelius (Christian Leonhard Leucht), 'Austria S. R. Imperio Conjux' (Augsburg, 1690).
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1690 (c.)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 194 millimetres
    • Width: 131 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title (the first line of which is engraved over erased text), and signed at bottom right 'Leonh. Heckenauer sculps.'
  • Curator's comments

    One of ten engravings by Heckenauer to Leucht's work (Hollstein 189).

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 189 ([1]) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (BH/FF10/Portraits German Bishops)

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Austria S. R. Imperio Conjux
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1818

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    Bb,12.12

Portrait of Anselm Franz, Archbishop and Elector of Mainz, bust in an oval frame, wearing bands and an ermine cape; coat of arms below; illustration to C. L. Thucelius (Christian Leonhard Leucht), 'Austria S. R. Imperio Conjux' (Augsburg, 1690).  Engraving

Recto

Portrait of Anselm Franz, Archbishop and Elector of Mainz, bust in an oval frame, wearing bands and an ermine cape; coat of arms below; illustration to C. L. Thucelius (Christian Leonhard Leucht), 'Austria S. R. Imperio Conjux' (Augsburg, 1690). Engraving

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