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Various Animals

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    F,2.130

  • Title (series)

    • Various Animals
  • Description

    Frontispiece of a series of eight with dedication written on a large plingth at left, with shepherds behind a low wall at right, goats and a hog in left foreground; first state before number. 1636
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1636
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 126 millimetres (trimmed)
    • Width: 178 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered in lower margin, at left: "Petrus Di Laer fe:".
        And lettered with Latin dedication on the plinth, in thirteen lines: "EX.mo PRINCIPI / D. FERDINANDO Afan de Ribera / ... / Romæ Superioru licentia. A.no 1636.".
  • Curator's comments

    This is one from a series of eight, for comment and another impression see S.483.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 1.I bibliographic details
    • Bartsch I.5.1 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1799

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    F,2.130

Frontispiece of a series of eight with dedication written on a large plingth at left, with shepherds behind a low wall at right, goats and a hog in left foreground; first state before number.  1636  Etching

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Frontispiece of a series of eight with dedication written on a large plingth at left, with shepherds behind a low wall at right, goats and a hog in left foreground; first state before number. 1636 Etching

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