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The Thunderstorm

Xaver Steifensand, German, 1809 - 1876. After a drawing of c. 1842 by Jacob Fürchtegott Dielmann, German, 1809 - 1885. Copied after a painting of 1842 by Jakob Becker (called Becker von Worms), German, 1810 - 1872. Published by Jos. Rings, Düsseldorf. Published by August Wilhelm Schulgen, 25 rue st. Sulpice, Paris, German, active 1840s - 1850s. Published by John Philp, 7 Orchard St., Portman Square, London.

Made in Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, Europe

1842-1843 (1870 edition)

Etching and engraving

Plate: 17 5/16 x 22 1/16 inches (43.9 x 55.9 cm) Sheet: 18 7/8 x 25 1/4 inches (48 x 64.2 cm)

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Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

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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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