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Trochi, Turbines, Neritae Helices, from "Neues Systematisches Conchylien-Cabinet"

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Vogel ; Friedrich Heinrich Wilhelm Martini ; Johann Hieronymus Chemnitz

Date

1784

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G316
Trochi, Turbines, Neritae Helices, from 'Neues Systematisches Conchylien-Cabinet', Vogel      ;    Friedrich Heinrich Wilhelm Martini      ;    Johann Hieronymus Chemnitz
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Medium: Prints | Etching and engraving, hand-colored
Size: 10 5/16 x 8 1/16 in. (26.19 x 20.48 cm) (plate)12 x 9 in. (30.48 x 22.86 cm) (sheet)
Creation Place: Germany
Culture: Germany
Style: 18th century
Inscriptions: Signature below double border line, LRC, in black: [Vogel so. (?)]
Physical Description: 23 shells, mostly of conical or bulbous shapes and varied colors; long red and white conical shell at center; numbered "Fig. 1577" through "Fig. 1599"
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of the Print and Drawing Curatorial Council
Accession Number: 2002.236.2
Artist: Vogel, German, active 18th century
Role: Artist
Nationality: German
Life Dates: German, active 18th century

Artist: Friedrich Martini, German, 1729-1780
Role: Author
Nationality: German
Life Dates: German, 1729-1780

Artist: Johann Hieronymus Chemnitz, German, 1730-1778
Role: Author
Nationality: German, 1730-1778
Life Dates: German, 1730-1778
Added to Site: February 28, 2009