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Icones Illustrium Feminarum Veteris Testamenti (The Celebrated Women of the Old Testament) / Maria

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1992,0404.9

  • Title (object)

    • Maria

    Title (series)

    • Icones Illustrium Feminarum Veteris Testamenti (The Celebrated Women of the Old Testament)
  • Description

    Plate 7: Miriam standing at centre, beating a drum, Miriam and the women of Israel rejoicing at the perishing of Pharaoh and his horsemen in background; first state before borderlines; after Maarten de Vos. c.1590-1595
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1590-1595 (c.)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 156 millimetres (trimmed)
    • Width: 88 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Signed at lower centre: "M. de Vos inu." and "I. Collaert sculp." and "Phls Galle excud."
        Titled and Lettered in Latin in lower margin, in two lines: "Maria" and "Aronis Mosisque soror Maria ... / ... tympana pulsat ouans."
        Number at lower left: "7"
  • Curator's comments

    This is one of a series of twenty (plus title-page), for comment see 1992, 0404.2.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 229 (Maarten de Vos) bibliographic details
    • New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 92.I (The Collaert Dynasty) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1992

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1992,0404.9

Plate 7: Miriam standing at centre, beating a drum, Miriam and the women of Israel rejoicing at the perishing of Pharaoh and his horsemen in background; first state before borderlines; after Maarten de Vos.  c.1590-1595  Engraving

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Plate 7: Miriam standing at centre, beating a drum, Miriam and the women of Israel rejoicing at the perishing of Pharaoh and his horsemen in background; first state before borderlines; after Maarten de Vos. c.1590-1595 Engraving

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