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Fool Holding a Staff (Tis om te lachen)

A work made of engraving in black on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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

Date:

c. 1595

Artist:

Jan Saenredam (Dutch, 1565–1607)
after Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jan Saenredam

Title

Fool Holding a Staff (Tis om te lachen)

Place

Netherlands (Artist's nationality)

Date

1590–1600

Medium

Engraving in black on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

Sheet, trimmed within plate mark: 17.3 × 25 cm (6 13/16 × 9 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

The Amanda S. Johnson and Marion J. Livingston Endowment Fund

Reference Number

2021.312

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