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maggiemae63's items9 of 13Reticulated 6" Plate Stamped 5633Need Identification and translation for Japanese Doll
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    Posted 2 years ago

    maggiemae63
    (13 items)

    I have never been able to figure out this signature. I love the picture but would love to know who did it! Thanks.

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    1. mp.kunst mp.kunst, 2 years ago
      In de middle I can read "Orig. Radierung" which is German for Original Etching. So it must be a German, Swiss or Austrian etching I guess.
    2. maggiemae63, 2 years ago
      Thanks so much! You got me to thinking and I remember that the "name" of the picture is on the left and the artist is on the right. I did some research and found out that the left says "Konstanz" in Germany, so I looked that up and found that the church in the picture is called Konstanz Minster (or Konstanzer Münster in German). Its history begins in 615 and evolves from there. Now to find the name of the artist!
    3. IVAN49 IVAN49, 2 years ago
      The place where Jan Hus was interrogated and burnt at the stake by Catholic church. This week on Thursday is Jan Hus day, Czech public holiday.
    4. maggiemae63, 2 years ago
      Thanks for that...I read up on it - a very interesting history. Thank goodness we are so much more civilized and rational than in 1415.....oh, wait.....

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