Christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich (Dietricy), Nymphs

Dietrich, Christian Wilhelm Ernst, called Dietricy (Weimar 1712 – Dresden 1774). The Nymphs. – Die Nymphen. Numerous group, more or less dressed, by a small pond below rocks, accompanied by putti and goats and sheep. On the left a little waterfall. Steel engraving by Alboth. 3rd quarter of the 19th century. Inscribed: W. E. C. Dietrich pinxt. / Aboth sc., otherwise as above. 6⅛ × 6⅞ in (15.5 × 17.6 cm).

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“ Sir, yes, (the Rubens) is closer to the one in London (recte Dresden), but the one we have is on copper. Thank you for your time. Highest regards, D… A… (and yes America could use a blessing about now) ”

(Mr. D. A., November 4, 2003)