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A Nightmare

A work made of brush and white gouache on cream laid paper prepared with a black wash, laid down onto a partial ivory laid paper mount.
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  • A work made of brush and white gouache on cream laid paper prepared with a black wash, laid down onto a partial ivory laid paper mount.

Date:

after 1573

Artist:

Melchior Bocksberger
German, c. 1530/35-1587

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Melchior Bocksberger

Title

A Nightmare

Place

Germany (Artist's nationality:)

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Artist's working dates 1550–1587

Medium

Brush and white gouache on cream laid paper prepared with a black wash, laid down onto a partial ivory laid paper mount

Dimensions

20.9 × 36.4 cm (8 1/4 × 14 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Celia and David Hilliard

Reference Number

2007.648

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