Drawings from the Holy Roman Empire

The VRC has cataloged 23 images from Drawings from the Holy Roman Empire, 1540-1680. These images are available to the SCAD community in the Digital Image Database with an active MySCAD log-in.

Images clockwise from top-left:

Pencz, Georg. (1546). Romulus and Remus. Pen and black ink, watercolor and gouache over black chalk, underdrawing on white paper. 11 inches diameter. Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri.

Spranger, Bartholomeus. (1597). Mars and Venus. Pen and gray-brown ink, gray-brown wash, white heightening. 10 x 8 inches. Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, Massachusetts.

Schorer, Hans Friedrich. (17th century). Design for a Saltcellar. Pen and black ink and gray wash. 12 11/16 x 13 3/16 inches. The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.

Aachen, Hans von. (17th century). Temptation of Christ. Pen and brown ink. 8 7/8 x 9 7/8 inches. The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas.

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