Wilhelm Stirn, Apothectes In Nurnberg

Description
Etching of Wilhelm Stirn a German apothecary (1628-1677), from about the knees up. He has his right hand on his hip, holding a hat and glove. His left hand is pointing a finger. On the top right corner is a crest hanging on the wall. This is the same print as 1991.0664.53 Jacob Sandrart. Born Frankfurt 1606, died Nuremberg 1688.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
print
depicted
Stirn, Wilhelm
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
white (overall color)
black (overall color)
etching (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 22 cm x 13.8 cm; 8 11/16 in x 5 7/16 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0052
catalog number
M-06202
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 895
subject
Portraits
Ophthalmology
Health & Medicine
Art
Pharmacy
European Apothecary
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Related Publication
Urdang, George and Ferdinand William Nitardy. The Squibb Ancient Pharmacy: A Catalogue of the Collection

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