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Commemoration of the Danube (Erinnerungstafel an der Donau)

19th century
578 x 416 mm (22.8 x 16.4 in.)

Johan Jakob Dorner, the younger (aka Johan Jakob Dorner II), German, (1775–1852)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Crayon lithograph on heavyweight wove paper
State: State before letters “Monument/Bei Post-Saal an der Donau”
Print impression quality: Very good
Edition: Unknown
Marks: Unsigned
Marks: Watermark: No watermark
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Purchased by the donor in Prague, July 1977
Bibliography: Winkler 162.1, p. 57; see W. Hauke, “Der Landshaftsmaler J.J.D., d.j.,” obb. Archiv. 91 BC, 1969.
Credit Line: Anonymous gift, 1977
Accession Number: 1977.8.1

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  • early lithography
  • landscapes (representations) - Use for creative works that depict outdoor scenes where the picture is dominated by the configuration, visual and aesthetic, of the land, bodies of water, and natural elements. When the ocean or other large body of water dominates the picture, use "seascapes." For images that are more documentary than creative, prefer "views" or "topographical views." For actual areas of land having certain notable characteristics, use "landscapes (environments)." [January 1993 scope note added; related term added. April 1991 descriptor moved; lead-in term added; descriptor changed, was "landscapes"; alternate term changed, was 'landscape'.]
  • lithography - Planographic printing process in which a design is deposited on the stone or plate with a greasy substance and the surface is chemically treated to accept ink only in the greasy areas. [August 1996 alternate term added. March 1995 related term added. January 1993 related terms added. October 1991 scope note changed; descriptor moved.]
  • signs - Use for lettered notices or other displays that bear a name, direction, warning, or advertisement that are displayed or posted for public view. For smaller, less public identifying notices, use "labels (identifying artifacts)." For systems of signs arranged to communicate directions or essential information, use "signage." [June 1992 descriptor added.]
  • water

  • image Dimensions: 578 x 416 mm (22.8 x 16.4 in.)

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