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Thiele, Karl Friedrich (ca. 1780-ca. 1836) (Engraver)
Friedrich, Caspar David (1774-1840) (Artist)

Malerische Reise durch Rügen : mit 8 Kupfern in Aquatinta.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1821
Place Term: Berlin
Publisher: Bei August Rücker
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Ger. 1821 10-292
Content : A second part, containing 4 aquatints by Thiele and J.B. Hössel (one is anonymous; none is after Friedrich), was issued the same year. Cf. Kayser; Sumowski, no. 150-155.

Ownership : Purchase; C.G. Boerner; 2010/11/08

Citation/reference : Ersch, J.S. Handbuch der deutschen Literatur, IV, col. 473, no. 3758

Citation/reference : Sumowski, W. Verschollene und nicht identifizierbare Gemälde, Sepien, Aquarelle, Radierungen (In his Caspar David Friedrich-Studien, p. 181-244)

Content : Consists of t.p. and 8 full-page aquatints signed C.F. Thiele sculpsit (sculp., sculpt., sculps.), each accompanied by a leaf of descriptive letterpress. Letterpress to first 2 prints printed on recto and verso of leaves. Letterpress on laid paper; prints on heavier wove paper. Three prints, with legends "Stubbenkammer," "Arcona" and "Königsstuhl," are signed "Friedrich del." and are presumably after lost sepia watercolors by C.D. Friedrich, executed ca. 1803 after nature studies from 1801. For discussion, cf. Sumowski, no. 150-155 and 184-186; Börsch-Supan & Jähnig; article by O. Schmitt in Zeitschrift des Deutschen Vereins für Kunstwissenschaft, Bd. 3 (1936), p. 421-433.

Content : Date of publication from Ersch and Kayser.

Content : Issued with plates in b&w and in hand-colored state. Cf. Ersch.

Content : Spencer Coll. copy: All plates in hand-colored state.

Citation/reference: Kayser, C.G. Bücher-Lexicon, IV, p. 478
Physical Description
Extent: 15.5 x 20.7 cm, on sheet 20.4 x 25.3 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b18754842
RLIN/OCLC : 694945355
Barcode : 33433064344694
UUID: 060262f0-c605-012f-0b45-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1780: Creator Born
  • 1821: Issued
  • 1836: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Arcona." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1821. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/af446e65-e78f-ed4b-e040-e00a180664f8

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Arcona." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 26, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/af446e65-e78f-ed4b-e040-e00a180664f8

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1821). Arcona. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/af446e65-e78f-ed4b-e040-e00a180664f8

Wikipedia Citation

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