Simple Search

Please enter your search term into the field "Fulltext Search" and perform a search over the fulltext index. Or you can filter the holdings by different criteria for the genre-, medium or iconography. By entering an earliest or latest date you can refine your results chronologically. The different criteria may be combined in any combination.

Advanced Search

With the extended search you have the opportunity to define complex and very detailed requests. To display all etchings which were published between 1550 und 1600 for instance, you choose:
Search field=Year published, Modifier=greater than, Criterion=1549 + Conjunction=AND, Search field=Year published, Modifier=less than, Criterion=1601

Im looking for engravings by a specific artist or engraver ...

You can either enter the artists name into the field "Fulltext Search&uot; or select an engraver or inventor from one of the dropdown menus. The menus contain an alphabetical index of all artists currently available.

Im looking for etchings on a special topic ...

You can filter the holdings by selecting different criteria from the dropdown menus of the search form. The criteria can be combined and your results further refined by defining the earliest and latest date of publication.