The Sick Nushirvan, First Plate By

Available at H. W. Fichter Kunsthandel

  • Date: 1780
  • Type: Prints
  • Edition size: limited
  • Sheet size: 6,1 x 7,1 cm
  • Signed: Signed
  • Condition: Excellent

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signed and dated at the lower centre: "D: Chodowiecki del: & sc: 1780". Collection Thiermann

First attempt of this representation in the opposite direction to the second version, with the still easily visible pagination at the top in the middle..

Series: Title vignette to Meissner's sketches. Third collection

Catalogue raisonné: Engelmann 1857, E 351 Erste Platte


Sketches by A.G. Meissner. Third Smmlung. Leipzig 1780", to the essay: "Anecdotes about Nushirvan's life", Oriental, Ruler, Doctor, Disease, Fashion, People, Palace"., Classicism, Genre


Good condition, slightly stained.

Chod/D 681