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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1874,0711.1824

  • Description

    Four blind peasants following one another in a line and the leader falling into a hole (allegory of the blind leading the blind)
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1550 (circa)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 45 millimetres
    • Width: 76 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        With the monogram above towards left.
  • Curator's comments

    See Jan van der Stock, et al. 'Cornelis Matsys 1510/11-1556/57, oeuvre graphique', Brussels: Bibliothèque royale Albert Ier, 1985, no. 100.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 137 bibliographic details
    • Bartsch IX.114.53 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIc Mounted Roy)

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1874

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1874,0711.1824

Four blind peasants following one another in a line and the leader falling into a hole (allegory of the blind leading the blind)  Engraving

Four blind peasants following one another in a line and the leader falling into a hole (allegory of the blind leading the blind) Engraving

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