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The Twelve Months / Iunius

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    D,6.38

  • Title (object)

    • Iunius

    Title (series)

    • The Twelve Months
  • Description

    Plate 6: June. Landscape with peasants shearing sheep in foreground, a well at centre, several buildings in background; zodiac sign of Cancer in a small roundel at top centre; first state with address of Hans van Luyck; after Hans Bol; in a circle. c.1580
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1580 (c.)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 144 millimetres (trimmed at l)
    • Width: 148 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Titled at top: "IVNIVS"
  • Curator's comments

    This is one of a series of twelve for comment see F,1.306. For another impression see 1929,0611.33 (on one plate with 'April').

  • Bibliography

    • New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 1331.I (The Collaert Dynasty) bibliographic details
    • Hollstein 66-77 (after Hans Bol) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    D,6.38

Plate 6: June. Landscape with peasants shearing sheep in foreground, a well at centre, several buildings in background; zodiac sign of Cancer in a small roundel at top centre; first state with address of Hans van Luyck; unsigned; after Hans Bol; in a circle.  c.1580  Engraving

Recto

Plate 6: June. Landscape with peasants shearing sheep in foreground, a well at centre, several buildings in background; zodiac sign of Cancer in a small roundel at top centre; first state with address of Hans van Luyck; unsigned; after Hans Bol; in a circle. c.1580 Engraving

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