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The Twelve Months / September

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1939,0714.126

  • Title (object)

    • September

    Title (series)

    • The Twelve Months
  • Description

    September; a shepherd dragging a bull by a rope tied around its head, a milkmaid at right, the town of Ingolstadt in background; after the tapestry in Munich designed by Peter de Witte. 1701 Etching with some engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1701
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 280 millimetres
    • Width: 350 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered in lower margin, with four lines of Latin in two columns: "SEPTEMBER / Ventivolante lepvs pedibvs ... / ... , efficit vrbis opes." and "P. Cand: pinx. ab Ambling delin et sculp. 1701".
  • Curator's comments

    For comment on the series see 1939,0714.127.
    The preparatory drawing by Peter de Witte is in the Staatliche Graphische Sammlung, Munich, inv.no.41467.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 39-44 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (German XVIIc Unmounted Imp)

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1939

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1939,0714.126

September; a shepherd dragging a bull by a rope tied around its head, a milkmaid at right, the town of Ingolstadt in background; after the tapestry in Munich designed by Peter de Witte.  1701 Etching with some engraving

Recto

September; a shepherd dragging a bull by a rope tied around its head, a milkmaid at right, the town of Ingolstadt in background; after the tapestry in Munich designed by Peter de Witte. 1701 Etching with some engraving

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