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title-page / print

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    Gg,4L.9

  • Description

    Engraved title-page to Richard Brathwaite, 'The Arcadian Princesse; Or, The Triumph of Justice' (London, Robert Bostocke, 1635); title at top; crowned female figure representing Justice, seated in a throne, holding a lance and scales; two male figures in the scales, one in simple costume with the banderole 'forma Pauperis', the other wearing a hat and ruff, with the banderole 'Ira Potentis'; two hands emerging from either side of the throne, with banderoles, 'Hinc Praemium cum Lance pensamus' and 'Hinc praemium cum Lancea Pugnamus'.
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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1635
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 128 millimetres (trimmed)
    • Width: 77 millimetres (trimmed)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title, imprint details, inscriptions, and 'Will: Marshall scul:'
  • Bibliography

    • Hind 1952-64 undescribed bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: The Arcadian Princess; or, The Triumph of Justice (Ogilby's translation)
  • Acquisition name

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    Gg,4L.9

Engraved title-page to Richard Brathwaite, 'The Arcadian Princesse; Or, The Triumph of Justice' (London, Robert Bostocke, 1635); title at top; crowned female figure representing Justice, seated in a throne, holding a lance and scales; two male figures in the scales, one in simple costume with the banderole 'forma Pauperis', the other wearing a hat and ruff, with the banderole 'Ira Potentis'; two hands emerging from either side of the throne, with banderoles, 'Hinc Praemium cum Lance pensamus' and 'Hinc praemium cum Lancea Pugnamus'.  Engraving

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Engraved title-page to Richard Brathwaite, 'The Arcadian Princesse; Or, The Triumph of Justice' (London, Robert Bostocke, 1635); title at top; crowned female figure representing Justice, seated in a throne, holding a lance and scales; two male figures in the scales, one in simple costume with the banderole 'forma Pauperis', the other wearing a hat and ruff, with the banderole 'Ira Potentis'; two hands emerging from either side of the throne, with banderoles, 'Hinc Praemium cum Lance pensamus' and 'Hinc praemium cum Lancea Pugnamus'. Engraving

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