Jan Jiří Balzer - engraver, Norbert Grund - inventor - Dancing Shepherds
Jan Balzer was born on 6 August 1736 into a family of artists. He spent his apprentice years at Kuks where he was apprenticed to Michael Heinrich Rentz. Besides Jan, his brothers were also active in the printmaking field but only Jan gained great respect and recognition.
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measurements: height 93 mm
width 126 mm
material: paper
technique: etching
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inventory number: R 2153
gallery collection: Collection of Prints and Drawings
licence: Creative Commons License public domain