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Design for the Transeptal Altars in the Klosterkirche Zwiefalten

Johann Michael Feichtmayr (German, 1709–1772)
Pen and grey ink, grey and grey-blue wash, and graphite. Framing lines in pen and black ink.
sheet: 28 3/4 x 20 1/4 in. (73 x 51.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, by exchange, 2008
Accession Number:
Not on view
Marking: Watermark: French Lily in a crowned coat-of-arms.
Josef Anton Hirsch(probably part of the Friedrichshafen Mappe); F. Zimmermann(probably part of the Friedrichshafen Mappe)Ravensburg Zimmerman and then to his widow; Private Collection; Karl & Faber (Munich), May 18-June 2, 1981, no. 548 (as studio of F); Private Collection; Vendor: Thomas le Claire Kunsthandel, Hamburg
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," April 12, 2010–July 11, 2010.

"Ein unbekannter Entwurf von Johann Michael Feichtmayr für die Klosterkirche Zwiefalten" Das Münster. forthcoming.

Ulrich Knapp Drawings by South German Rococo Sculptors. Dealer sale cat. no. 21, 2008, cat. no. VII, ill.

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