This panoramic view portrays everyday life in the Baroque era in rich detail. Firewood is stacked between the Spital buildings; textiles are spread on the bank of the Pegnitz to bleach. At the center, the town watch escorts a prisoner to the "Männereisen" dungeon tower.


  • Title: Heilig-Geist-Spital
  • Creator: Christian Ludwig Kaulitz
  • Date Created: after 1731
  • Location: Nuremberg
  • Type: Drawing
  • Rights: Kunstsammlungen der Stadt Nürnberg, Inv.-Nr. St.N. 16954
  • Medium: Pen and ink with watercolor on paper

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