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The Age of Gold

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

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

Date:

1608

Artist:

Johann Theodor de Bry (German, 1561-1623)
after Abraham Bloemaert (Dutch, 1566-1651)

About this artwork

The mythical paradise of ancient times seen in this teeming roundel would be incomplete without the inclusion of a few concealed canines.

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Artist

Johann Theodor de Bry

Title

The Age of Gold

Origin

Germany

Date

1608

Medium

Engraving in black on cream laid paper

Dimensions

163 × 167 mm (plate); 166 × 168 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

The Charles Deering Collection

Reference Number

1927.2677

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