Vignette with an Owl on a Perch
From Baron O.H. von Gemmingen (translator), Milton's Allegro und Penseroso (Mannheim: Schwanischen Buchhandlung, 1782)

Ferdinand Kobell, German, 1740 - 1799

Made in Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany, Europe


Etching and drypoint with plate tone

Plate: 1 7/8 x 3 1/8 inches (4.7 x 8 cm) Sheet: 6 5/8 x 4 5/8 inches (16.8 x 11.7 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

Object Location:

Currently not on view

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Credit Line:
The Muriel and Philip Berman Gift, acquired from the John S. Phillips bequest of 1876 to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, with funds contributed by Muriel and Philip Berman, gifts (by exchange) of Lisa Norris Elkins, Bryant W. Langston, Samuel S. White 3rd and Vera White, with additional funds contributed by John Howard McFadden, Jr., Thomas Skelton Harrison, and the Philip H. and A.S.W. Rosenbach Foundation, 1985

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