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Venationes Ferarum, Avium, Piscium

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1957,0413.87

  • Title (series)

    • Venationes Ferarum, Avium, Piscium
  • Description

    Plate numbered 104: centre, sailors ring the bells which hang from either end of a ship; in the foreground, sea monsters emerge from the water; beyond, two ships with their sails raised
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1596 (or after)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 197 millimetres (image size)
    • Width: 271 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered within image: 'Ioan. Stradanus invent. / Phls Galle excud.' Plate numbered 104 in margin, at left and 6 to right of text. Lettered below image: Latin text arranged in two columns, 'Navita Erythraeum...navibus arcet.'
  • Curator's comments

    See comments to 1957,0413.37.

  • Bibliography

    • New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 1491-1529 (The Collaert Dynasty, not illustrated) bibliographic details
    • New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 510.II (Johannes Stradanus) bibliographic details
    • Baroni Vannucci 1997 693.104 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F Post-binder Large)

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1957

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1957,0413.87

Plate numbered 104: centre, sailors ring the bells which hang from either end of a ship; in the foreground, sea monsters emerge from the water; beyond, two ships with their sails raised  Engraving

Recto

Plate numbered 104: centre, sailors ring the bells which hang from either end of a ship; in the foreground, sea monsters emerge from the water; beyond, two ships with their sails raised Engraving

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