Winter, from The Four Seasons

A work made of engraving with etching in black on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of engraving with etching in black on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1570

Artist:

Pieter van der Heyden (Flemish, c. 1530–after 1584)
after Hans Bol (Netherlandish, 1534–1593)
published by Hieronymus Cock (Flemish, c. 1510–1570)

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Prints and Drawings

Artist

Pieter van der Heyden

Title

Winter, from The Four Seasons

Origin

Flanders

Date

1570

Medium

Engraving with etching in black on ivory laid paper

Inscriptions

Printed in plate, in image, lower center: "H. Cock excud. 1570"; in plate, in image, lower right: "H. Bol"; in plate, below image, lower center: "Hyems/ Senectuti comparatur"; in plate, below image, lower left and right: "Brumales, Ianus ... alligat undas."; inscribed verso, lower right, in graphite: "L18"

Dimensions

210 × 287 mm (image); 227 × 287 mm (plate); 283 × 380 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

The Amanda S. Johnson and Marion J. Livingston Fund

Reference Number

2016.141.4

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