Chamae, Pinnae, from
On View In:
Gallery 316
Artist:   Friedrich Heinrich Wilhelm Martini
Johann Hieronymus Chemnitz  
Title:   Chamae, Pinnae, from "Neues systematisches Conchylien-Cabinet"  
Date:   1784  
Medium:   Etching and engraving, hand-colored  
Dimensions:   9 5/8 x 7 1/4 in. (24.45 x 18.42 cm) (image) 11 15/16 x 9 5/16 in. (30.32 x 23.65 cm) (sheet)  
Credit Line:   Gift of the Print and Drawing Curatorial Council  
Location:   Gallery 316  

Name:   Martini, Friedrich Heinrich Wilhelm  
Nationality:   German  
Life Dates:   German, 1729-1780  
Name:   Chemnitz, Johann Hieronymus  
Nationality:   German, 1730-1778  
Life Dates:   German, 1730-1778  

Object Description  
Classification:   Prints  
Physical Description:   brown mussel at right, rust-reddish mussel at left, numbered "Fig. 773" and "Fig. 774"  
Creation Place:   Europe, Germany, , ,  
Accession #:   2002.236.3  
Owner:   The Minneapolis Institute of Arts