© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
R8579
People
Christian von Mechel, Swiss (Basel, Switzerland 1737 - 1817 Berlin, Germany)
After Johann August Nahl the elder, German (1710-1781)
Title
The Tomb of Madame Langhans
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1786
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Germany
Culture
German
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Engraving on cream laid paper
Technique
Engraving
Dimensions
image: 35.7 × 25.7 cm (14 1/16 × 10 1/8 in.)
plate: 39.8 × 27.2 cm (15 11/16 × 10 11/16 in.)
sheet: 47.4 × 34.7 cm (18 11/16 × 13 11/16 in.)
Provenance
John Witt Randall, bequest to his sister.
Belinda Lull Randall, gift to Harvard University, 1892. sister of John Witt Randall
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Wüthrich, no. 38, p. 15
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Belinda L. Randall from the collection of John Witt Randall
Object Number
R8579
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

32Q: 2220 18th-19th Century, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 05/02/2019 - 09/19/2019

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