Artist Christian Gottlieb Geyser, German, 1742-1803
Artist after Nicolaes Berchem, Dutch, 1620-1683
  • Fishermen Drawing Their Nets
Date 18th/19th Century
Medium Engraving printed in black on wove paper
Dimensions plate: 15 1/8 x 19 7/8 in.
38.3 x 50.4 cm
sheet: 22 3/8 x 27 3/4 in.
56.8 x 70.4 cm
Credit Line Gift of Bela Hubbard, 1892
Accession Number 1991.80
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions In plate, lower left: Berghem pinx.; lower right: Geyser Senr. Scp.; lower left of the bottom margin: Quadro di Berghem / della Galleria Elettorale di Dresda / Alto piedi 2. oncie 1 3/4. Largo oncie 17 1/2.; lower right of the bottom margin: Tableau de Berghem / de la Gallerie Electorale de Dresde / Haut 2 pieds. 1 3/4. pouces. Large 17 1/2. pouces.; in brown ink, lower right below Geyser / b. 1742; in black ink after Berghem's name, lower right; lower center: Fishermen drawing their Nets.; lower right corner: Gift of Bela Hubbard / 1892.; in pencil, lower center and lower right corner: 33
Woermann, Karl, CATALOGUE OF THE ROYAL PICTURE GALLERY IN DRESDEN: Dresden: Wilhelm Hoffmann's Fine Art Works, 1899, p 320.