Black chalk, brush and watercolor; framing lines in pen and black ink.
19 3/4 x 14 1/16 in. (50.2 x 35.7 cm)
Gift of Raphael Esmerian, 1963
Not on view
Inscription: In pen and brown ink at lower right: "Kirn Cad: d'Artill: delin:"; in pen and red ink at lower right: "4"; on verso in graphite: "George Heinrich von Kirn".
Prince Albert Casimir August of Saxony, Duke of Teschen (German, 1738–1822); Prince Charles de Ligne (Austrian, 1735–1814); Armand Sigwalt (1875–1952)Sale, Gilhofer & Ranschburg, Lucerne, Switzerland, Nov. 28-29, 1934, lot 365.; Donor: Raphael Esmerian
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. "All That Glitters is Not Gold: The Art, Form, and Function of Gilt Bronze in the French Interior," July 26, 2004–February 20, 2005.
Liechtenstein Museum. "The Ceremonial Silver of Duke Albert of Saxe-Teschen: A Triumph of the European Silversmith's Art," December 3, 2010–April 26, 2011.
Artist: George Heinrich von Kirn (German, 1736–1793)Date: ca. 1770–90Medium: Pen and black and brown ink, watercolor, over graphite underdrawing. Framing lines in pen and black ink.Accession: 63.547.2On view in:Not on view
Artist: George Heinrich von Kirn (German, 1736–1793)Date: ca. 1770–90Medium: Pen and black and brown ink, graphite, watercolor. Framing lines in pen and black ink.Accession: 63.547.3On view in:Not on view