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Jan Nicquet (1539-1608)

1595
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 177; Hollstein (Dutch) 202

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.2 x 10.9 cm (6 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P7257

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, above portrait: NON . NEC . FSTA ;QUESTVF . a . I . icquete [?]; within image, upper center: ÆTAT . SVÆ. A° 1595; in margin below image, left: Tu mia non vvltum. sobotes, Vanamque figuram/Conspice, fed laudis facta Imitanda dedy/NICQVETIVS, Justa Corpus Ratione guberno,/Me sequere Effigies Viua Parentis eris.; right: [Dutch inscription, not transcribed]

Signed

Signed in plate, center right: HG

Markings

Verso, lower right, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 7257 [Lugt 1870]

Provenance

Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund