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Pædopægnion

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    Q,5.485

  • Title (series)

    • Pædopægnion
  • Description

    Endpiece to the series, with six putti arranging fruit in two cornucopias, flanking an oval, with portrait of Georg Ettenhard, half-length to left, with shoulder-length wavy hair, moustache and small beard, looking towards the viewer; gourd on the ground at far right; after Peeter van Avont; second state, before De Wit's name added. 1645-1646
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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1645-1646
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 127 millimetres
    • Width: 207 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered within design at lower centre with artists' names and date: 'Petrus van Avont inu:', 'W: Hollar fecit 1646.'
  • Curator's comments

    See Comment of 1868,0612.225 for information about the series.

  • Bibliography

    • Pennington 1982 493.II bibliographic details
    • New Hollstein (German) 860.II (Hollar) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British Post-binder)

  • Associated names

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    Q,5.485

Endpiece to the series, with six putti arranging fruit in two cornucopias, flanking an oval, with portrait of Georg Ettenhard, half-length to left, with shoulder-length wavy hair, moustache and small beard, looking towards the viewer; gourd on the ground at far right; after Peeter van Avont; second state, before De Wit's name added.  1645-1646  Etching

Recto

Endpiece to the series, with six putti arranging fruit in two cornucopias, flanking an oval, with portrait of Georg Ettenhard, half-length to left, with shoulder-length wavy hair, moustache and small beard, looking towards the viewer; gourd on the ground at far right; after Peeter van Avont; second state, before De Wit's name added. 1645-1646 Etching

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