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Large River Landscape with a Town

1562
Etched by Joannes van Doetecum (Netherlandish, active 1554–about 1600), and Lucas van Doetecum (Netherlandish, active 1554–about 1584)


Catalogue Raisonné

New Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, The Van Doetecum family, part II), 233; Riggs, 5

Dimensions

Platemark: 14.3 x 40.1 cm (5 5/8 x 15 13/16 in.) Sheet: 16.4 x 40.5 cm (6 7/16 x 15 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8956

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, lower left: H. Cock excu. 1562

Signed

not signed

Markings

watermark [not identified]; recto, lower right, in pencil: 25; MFA stamp in purple, with accession number in ink: 8956

Provenance

November 1897, purchased through the Harvey D. Parker Fund by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund