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Africa

Artist:
Gottfried Bernhard Goetz (German, Velehrad 1708–1774 Augsburg)
Date:
1728–74
Medium:
Black chalk (and graphite?)
Dimensions:
9 x 13 5/8 in. (22.8 x 34.6 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of James Hazen Hyde, 1959
Accession Number:
59.208.102
Not on view
Signature: Lower left, in pen and brown ink: G.B. Goetz del.

Inscription: Verso, bottom right, in graphite: 59.208.102
Verso, top right, in graphite: 59.208.102

Marking: Verso, bottom right, MMA stamp
Sale Hollstein und Puppel, BerlinAuction 38, no.1297; Donor: Estate of James Hazen Hyde (American, New York 1876–1959)
Clare Le Corbeiller "Miss America and her Sisters: Personifications of the Four Parts of the World." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 19, New York, 1961.

Eduard Isphording Gottfried Bernhard Göz 1708-1774: Ölgemälde und Zeichnungen. 2 vols., Weisenhorn, 1982-1984, cat. no. A IIII b 95, fig. no. Vol.2, no.194, pp. Vol.1, 268-6, ill.



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