Objects of the month / Curator‘s choice

Signed "G.F.K. 1777"

Pen, brush and ink on paper

70.1 cm x 49.2 cm

shelfmark TIB 1a 1311 / gr D Z 8: 1


Mercury and Psyche

copper engravings, ca. 1597

ed. by Danckert Danckerts, Amsterdam, mid 17th cent.

51.2 cm x 26.4 cm, 50.4 cm x 26.7 cm, 50.7 cm x…

TIB SAH digital.

Unknown little draughtsman, early 19th century

View of a hall wall with colossal pilasters

Graphite pencil, brush, coloured ink.

39,7 cm x 24,9 cm …

anonymous, Allegory of Water

(Triumph of Neptune and Amphitrite)

after Louis de Boullogne the Younger (1654-1733)

Drawing in red chalk and…

Henry Holland (1745-1806), attrib.

Ceiling design for the Carlton-House in London, around 1785

Pen and brush, colored wash

47,5 cm x 64,3 cm



Leopoldo Pollack (1751-1806),

View and ground plan of an altar ciborium, 1795

Pen-and-ink drawing, brush, coloured wash

63,3 cm x 40,0 cm


Francesco Piranesi (1758–1810) attr.,

Landscape with ancient monuments ("Tomba di Nerone")

Pen-and-ink drawing, 2nd half of 18th cent.

30,0 cm x…

Unknown German artist (Georg Beham or Thomas Hoffmann?)

Design for a façade painting with scenes from the life of St. Peter, c. 1610

Pen and ink,…

Theophilus Wilhelm Frese,

View of a cabinet showcase in rococo style, around 1750

Pen, brush, red wash

40,0 cm x 25,7 cm