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Monstrous animals

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Title (series)

    • Monstrous animals
  • Description

    Grotesque ornamental design with three monsters Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1604-1616
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 155 millimetres
    • Width: 203 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Inscribed in pen and ink below right "4".
  • Curator's comments

    For comment see 1972,U.979. The figures derive from drawings in the BM Arent van Bolten album. From left to right they relate to drawings no.143 and 154.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 1-5 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Mounted Roy)

  • Exhibition history

    1995 Feb-Apr, Manchester, Whitworth AG (Sth Bank), The Grotesque
    1995 Apr-Jun, Exeter, Royal Albert Memorial Museum, The Grotesque
    1995 Oct-Nov, Leeds City AG & Museum, The Grotesque

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number


Grotesque ornamental design with three monsters Engraving

Grotesque ornamental design with three monsters Engraving

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