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Scenes to Aesop's fables

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Title (series)

    • Scenes to Aesop's fables
  • Description

    Two foxes flanking a heraldic device, and a hedgehog. 1594

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1594
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 33 millimetres
    • Width: 60 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered "Nicolas de / Bruin fecit / A. van. Lo / excudit / 1594".
  • Curator's comments

    From a series of twelve plates (New Hollstein 221-232).

    See M. de Jong and I. de Groot, 'Ornamentprenten in het Rijksmuseum I, 15de & 16de eeuw', Amsterdam 1988, no. 39.

  • Bibliography

    • New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 221.I (Nicolaes de Bruyn) bibliographic details
    • Hollstein 256-267 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIc Mounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number


Two foxes flanking a heraldic device, and a hedgehog, 1594  Engraving

Two foxes flanking a heraldic device, and a hedgehog, 1594 Engraving

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