• Creator
  • Closs, A. (Adolf), 1840-1894
  • Created Date
  • 1904-1904
  • Description
  • Mixed. Ownership. 70x126 mm. HIE GUT TEVTSCH ALLERMEGE / GOTT THVT RETTEN/ EX LIBRIS KARL EMICH GRAF/ ZV LEININGEN-WESTERBURG. St. George standing on small dragon, the shaft of his spear in the dragon's mouth, shield (charged with an eagle displayed) on his upper arm, his hand upon his sword; pennant on spear shows a cross; escutcheon on either side of figure: (1) escutcheon a cross, each quarter charged with crosses couped, five over three, f... more
    Mixed. Ownership. 70x126 mm. HIE GUT TEVTSCH ALLERMEGE / GOTT THVT RETTEN/ EX LIBRIS KARL EMICH GRAF/ ZV LEININGEN-WESTERBURG. St. George standing on small dragon, the shaft of his spear in the dragon's mouth, shield (charged with an eagle displayed) on his upper arm, his hand upon his sword; pennant on spear shows a cross; escutcheon on either side of figure: (1) escutcheon a cross, each quarter charged with crosses couped, five over three, for Westerburg; (2) Escutcheon charged with 3 eagles displayed, 2 over 1, for Leiningen; artist's monogram to left of dragon. less
  • Rights
  • Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; For more information, please contact the Rare Book and Manuscript Library: https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/7016277