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Malerische Reise durch Rügen: mit 8 Kupfern in Aquatinta

Collection Data

Thiele, Karl Friedrich, ca. 1780-ca. 1836 (Printmaker)
Friedrich, Caspar David, 1774-1840 (Artist)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1821 (Inferred)
Place: Berlin
Publisher: Bei August Rücker
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Ger. 1821 10-292
Rügen Island (Germany) -- In art
Schloss Putbus (Putbus, Germany) -- In art
Architecture, Domestic -- Germany -- Rügen Island
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.
Acquisition: 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.
Date: Date of publication from Ersch and Kayser.
Content: Issued with plates in b&w and in hand-colored state. Cf. Ersch.
Citation/reference: Kayser, C.G. Bücher-Lexicon, IV, p. 478
Physical Description
Extent: [17] leaves : 8 ill. ; 27 cm (4to)
Spencer Coll. copy: All plates in hand-colored state.
19th-century half mottled calf, gilt, and blue marbled paper boards; red leather spine label. Binder's title: Reise durch Rügen. NN
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18754842
RLIN/OCLC: 694945355
Barcode: 33433064344694
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 05770860-c605-012f-8715-58d385a7bc34
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