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The Twelve Months with Signs of the Zodiac

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1933,0614.23

  • Title (series)

    • The Twelve Months with Signs of the Zodiac
  • Description

    September/ Libra; in foreground a farmer moving obliquely to right with a plough drawn by two horses. In left background another man sowing. In a cloud in top left corner scales representing Libra. Brown stain. c.1529-30 Woodcut

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1529-1530 (circa)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 25 millimetres (Borderline)
    • Width: 57 millimetres
  • Curator's comments

    See Curatorial Comment for 1933,0614.15.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein p.239 bibliographic details
    • Dodgson 1903, 1911 Undescribed bibliographic details
    • Pauli 1901-11 Undescribed bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (German XVIc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1933

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1933,0614.23

September/ Libra; in foreground a farmer moving obliquely to r with a plough drawn by two horses. In l background another man sowing. In a cloud in top left corner scales representing Libra. Brown stain.  c.1529-30 Woodcut

September/ Libra; in foreground a farmer moving obliquely to r with a plough drawn by two horses. In l background another man sowing. In a cloud in top left corner scales representing Libra. Brown stain. c.1529-30 Woodcut

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