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Monstrous animals

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1972,U.982

  • Title (series)

    • Monstrous animals
  • Description

    Grotesque ornamental design with two standing figures in the centre flanked by monsters Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1604-1616
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 150 millimetres
    • Width: 205 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Inscribed in pen and ink below right "3".
  • Curator's comments

    For comment see 1972,U.979. The figures derive from drawings in the BM Arent van Bolten album. From left to right they relate to drawings no.146; no.205; and no.141.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 1-5 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Mounted Roy)

  • Exhibition history

    1995 Feb-Apr, Manchester, Whitworth AG (Sth Bank), The Grotesque
    1995 Apr-Jun, Exeter, Royal Albert Memorial Museum, The Grotesque
    1995 Oct-Nov, Leeds City AG & Museum, The Grotesque

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1972,U.982

Grotesque ornamental design with two standing figures in the centre flanked by monsters Engraving

Grotesque ornamental design with two standing figures in the centre flanked by monsters Engraving

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