Architectural design for a triumphal arch with probably the Moirai at top, Cupid aiming for a duck at top left and a putto playing the trumpet at top right

Details

  • Title

    Architectural design for a triumphal arch with probably the Moirai at top, Cupid aiming for a duck at top left and a putto playing the trumpet at top right

  • Artist/maker

    Rudolph Wyssenbach (1545 - 1560) (printmaker)
  • Associated place

    Zürich (place of creation)
  • Date

    1558 - 1560
  • Material and technique

    woodcut on laid paper with letterpress

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 20.8 x 28 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Francis Douce, 1834.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1863.11037

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Further reading

Thieme, U., Becker, Felix; Seemann, E.A., Allgemeines Lexikon der Bildenden Kunstler von der Antike bis zur Gegenwart: Unter Mitwirkung von 300 Fachgelehrten des In- und Auslandes, 37 (Leipzig, 1911), XXXVI.338

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