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  • Museum number

    1857,0613.563

  • Description

    Young couples celebrating and dancing; a scholar in a room full of books leans out of a window and is confronted by an assortment of young men and women below; a man, seen from behind, points at him; a dog stands on its hind legs and leans on the wall and barks up at the scholar; at left is a seated amorous couple and in the distance men and women hold hands and dance in a ring around a church. 1596
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  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1596
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 302 millimetres
    • Width: 396 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below left "CJVisscher excudit" and at right "Joannes Saenredam fecit A.o 1596". In the margin four columns of text, each two lines "Ingentes pænas ... retentat equi".
  • Curator's comments

    For comment see 1864,1114.476.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 133.II bibliographic details
    • Bartsch III.221.8 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1857

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1857,0613.563

Young couples celebrating and dancing; a scholar in a room full of books leans out of a window and is confronted by an assortment of young men and women below; a man, seen from behind, points at him; a dog stands on its hind legs and leans on the wall and barks up at the scholar; at l is a seated amorous couple and in the distance men and women hold hands and dance in a ring around a church, 1596  Engraving

Young couples celebrating and dancing; a scholar in a room full of books leans out of a window and is confronted by an assortment of young men and women below; a man, seen from behind, points at him; a dog stands on its hind legs and leans on the wall and barks up at the scholar; at l is a seated amorous couple and in the distance men and women hold hands and dance in a ring around a church, 1596 Engraving

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