Design for a frontispiece: Allegory of the City of Amsterdam Enthroned, Surrounded by Allegorical Figures, Cornelis Ploos van Amstel
Cornelis Ploos van Amstel
Design for a frontispiece: Allegory of the City of Amsterdam Enthroned, Surrounded by Allegorical Figures
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Cornelis Ploos van Amstel

Design for a frontispiece: Allegory of the City of Amsterdam Enthroned, Surrounded by Allegorical Figures, ca. 1767


Blatt
258 x 184 mm
Physical Description
Black chalk and brush and grey and white ink
Inventory Number
3147
Object Number
3147 Z
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Design for a frontispiece: Allegory of the City of Amsterdam Enthroned, Surrounded by Allegorical Figures
Draughtsman
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Black chalk and brush and grey and white ink
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Captions Added Later
Verso unten links Stempel des Städelschen Kunstinstituts, Frankfurt am Main (Lugt 2356), mit zugehöriger Inventarnummer
Watermark
  • Pro Patria mit »Maid of Dort« im Garten von Holland, darüber links »HK« und rechts »Pro Patria«

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
Public Domain

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre

Iconclass

Primary
  • 44B121 audition; ruler giving audience
  • 31A235 sitting figure
  • 5(+113) Abstract Ideas and Concepts (+ clothed)
  • 61D(NETHERLANDS) geographical names of countries, regions, mountains, rivers, etc. (NETHERLANDS) (NETHERLANDS)

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18.05.2022