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XII Sibylla Icones. The prophecies of the twelve sybills ... / Sibylla Samia

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1870,0514.1100

  • Title (object)

    • Sibylla Samia

    Title (series)

    • XII Sibylla Icones. The prophecies of the twelve sybills ...
  • Description

    Plate 5: the Samian Sibyl, head and shoulders in a circle, holding a crown of thorns. 1620s
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1620-1630
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 164 millimetres
    • Width: 118 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with Latin and English around the circle, and with six lines of English verse in the margin below the title. Numbered 5 bottom left.
  • Curator's comments

    From a set of titleplate and twelve numbered plates (1870,0514.1095 to 1107). See the comment on 1870,0514.1095.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 322 (copy) bibliographic details
    • Globe 1985 419 bibliographic details
    • Hind 1952-64 II.365.20 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (166.c.3)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1870

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1870,0514.1100

Plate 5: the Samian Sibyl, head and shoulders in a circle, holding a crown of thorns.  before 1616  Engraving

Recto

Plate 5: the Samian Sibyl, head and shoulders in a circle, holding a crown of thorns. before 1616 Engraving

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