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Inscription

(all by the artist in brown ink) signed and dated at bottom right: Würtzburg 8. Ma 1746/Balth. Neumann Obrister.; at top center, Littera A; at top right: Grundtriss, auftrag und Profill eines statthors zu Trier, bey St. Simeon; at bottom left, beneath the elevation: auftrag oder prospect; at bottom left, beneath the ground plan: grundriss von dem Statthor; at bottom right, beneath the cross section: Profill oder/-lichen Durchschnid; at bottom right: scale from 1 to 20

Provenance

(sale, Christie's London, 1 July 1997, no. 223). Wolfgang Ratjen, Munich; purchased 2007 by NGA.

Exhibition History
2010
German Master Drawings from the Wolfgang Ratjen Collection, 1580 - 1900, NGA, 2010, no. 22.
Bibliography
1998
Scherf, Gregor. "Ein Entwurf Balthasar Neumanns für das Simeonstor." Neues Trierisches Jahrbuch 38 (1998): 95-103 (reprod.).