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July (from the Twelve Months series)

Hans (Jan Baptist I) Collaert (Netherlandish, 1566–1628), After Joos de Momper, the Younger (Flemish, 1564–1635), Published by Joannes Galle (Netherlandish, 1600–1676)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish), vol. IV, 565

Dimensions

Platemark: 20.5 x 26.3 cm (8 1/16 x 10 3/8 in.) Sheet: 25.7 x 33.7 cm (10 1/8 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

65.587

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, upper center: LEO.; in lower margin, lower center: IVLIVS.; lower left: Iulius Oenotrij sortitus nomen Iulj,/Curua maturas falce metit segetes:; lower right: Colligit & religat Cereales mergite culmos:/Æstiferi cum Sol signa Leonis habet.

Signed

Signed in plate, left of lower center: Iodocus de/Momer inu.; lower center: Ioan. Collaert Sculp.; right of lower center: Ioan. Galle excud.

Markings

Watermark (not identified); MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 65.584; oval turquise stamp, filled in with blue ink, probably Lugt 4073 (mark not identified)

Provenance

Unidentified collector; May 12, 1965, purchased from P & D Colnaghi & Co. (dealer), London, by the MFA.

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis