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print / book-illustration

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  • Description

    Plate 16 or Plate 4 of Second Part on Chest Punches: Two men wrestling; wrestler 'B' grabbing the foot of wrestler 'C' with both hands and pushing his leg backwards, which causes wrestler 'C' to fall over after which wrestler 'B' is free to twist the latter's leg; illustration to Nicolaes Petter's "Worstel-Konst" (Amsterdam: 1674)


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  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1674
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  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 194 millimetres
    • Width: 165 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Numbered twice in top corners. The two wrestling men are indicated with "B" and "C".
  • 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

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