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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1929,0114.8

  • Description

    Allegory of Nature and Painting. Nature as a naked woman standing with a child at left, Painting seated at right and holding a palet and brushes, three putti above holding a draped curtain with inscription
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1612-1655
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 268 millimetres
    • Width: 218 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered within image, at centre: "CORNELII SCHVT / ANTWERPIENSIS / PICTVRAE LVDENTIS GENIVS / SVIS NATVRAM SEQVENS LINEIS / EXPRIMENS ELEMENTIS / ADORNANS MYSTERIIS / IN GVSTVM ARTIS, ET VSVM EORVM OMNIVM / QVI ELEGANTIAS AMANT, TRACTANT, AESTIMANT.".
  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 137 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1929

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1929,0114.8

Allegory of Nature and Painting. Nature as a naked woman standing with a child at left, Painting seated at right and holding a palet and brushes, three putti above holding a draped curtain with inscription  Etching

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Allegory of Nature and Painting. Nature as a naked woman standing with a child at left, Painting seated at right and holding a palet and brushes, three putti above holding a draped curtain with inscription Etching

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