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Baptism of the Chamberlain of Queen Candace of Ethiopia

A work made of etching on paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching on paper.

Date:

1740

Artist:

Christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich
German, 1712-1774

About this artwork

The son of a court painter at Weimar, Dietrich was considered to be a prodigy in landscape painting and was appointed court painter to the various Electors of Saxony.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich

Title

Baptism of the Chamberlain of Queen Candace of Ethiopia

Origin

Germany

Date

Made 1740

Medium

Etching on paper

Dimensions

182 × 272 mm

Credit Line

The Wallace L. DeWolf and Joseph Brooks Fair Collections

Reference Number

1920.2132

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