D. Christophorvs Iacobvs Trevv

Description
Portrait of Christopher Trevv within a rococo frame, intertwined with vines and flowers. Trevv holds an open book, and points to a page depicting leaves. Two small cartouches below Trevv, one contains two snakes holding a book in their mouths, the second depicts a cornucopia held by two hands. A small piece of paper. The print is marked, "Max Ziegart * Frankfurt..."
Location
Currently not on view
artist
Haid, John Jacob
depicted
Trevv, D Christopher Jacob
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
white (overall color)
black (overall color)
mezzotint (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 42.2 cm x 29.1 cm; 16 5/8 in x 11 7/16 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0008
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 933
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Portraits
Pharmacy
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Art
Health & Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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