Friedrich Wilhelm Hirt, Bull

Hirt, Friedrich Wilhelm (1721 Frankfort/Main 1772). A Bull, to the right. Etching by Johann Heinrich Tischbein II (Haina, Hesse, 1742 – Cassel 1808). 3⅜ × 4¾ in (8.5 × 12 cm).

Sheet 11 of the 1827 Tischbein set Nagler 45 as a compilation mounted in points of throughout old till earlier impressions. – On light laid paper. – From the collection of the legendary railroad king DR. STROUSBERG , Berlin. – “Hirt is much praised as animal painter …” (Thieme-Becker).

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