KÖNIG, Johann
(b. 1586, Nürnberg, d. 1642, Nürnberg)

Wooded River Landscape with St John the Baptist

c. 1610
Oil on copper, 9 x 12 cm
Private collection

Johann König was the finest of the followers of Elsheimer, whose influence can be seen in this small painting.

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