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Four times of day

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1854,0513.171

  • Title (series)

    • Four times of day
  • Description

    Plate 1: Morning. In a domestic interior a scholar reads from a book accompanied by a youth and two children receive instruction from a tutor, probably their mother; first state before publisher's address; after Hendrik Goltzius
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1595 (circa)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 215 millimetres
    • Width: 150 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered in lower part of impression: "HG inue." and "I.Sanreda. sculp".
        Numbered and lettered in Latin in lower margin, two lines: "1" and "Plena ... Phoebus" by "C.Schoneus".
        Inscribed in pen and ink in lower right corner on the sheet "36".
  • Curator's comments

    This is one of a series of four plates showing the four times of day after Goltzius (Hollstein 97-100). For a complete set in BM collection see 1854,0513.171-174. For other impression of the last three plates see also D,5.137-139.

  • Bibliography

    • New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 684.I (Hendrick Goltzius; Prints after inventions by Goltzius) bibliographic details
    • Hollstein 97.I (Saenredam) bibliographic details
    • Bartsch III.248.91 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1854

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1854,0513.171

Morning; in a domestic interior a scholar reads from a book accompanied by a youth and two children receive instruction from a tutor, probably their mother  Engraving

Morning; in a domestic interior a scholar reads from a book accompanied by a youth and two children receive instruction from a tutor, probably their mother Engraving

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