May (from a series of "The Months")

Mayus

1616
Artist Jan van de Velde II (Dutch, 1593–1641)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein 50, i/ii; Franken and van der Kellen 166

Dimensions

Image: 6 1/8 x 11 13/16 in. (15.5 x 30 cm) Platemark: 6 3/16 x 11 15/16 in. (15.7 x 30.3 cm) Sheet: 11 x 13 15/16 in (27.8 x 35.3 cm.)

Accession Number

2000.835.5

Medium or Technique

Etching, first state

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Cut from an album

Provenance

Dr. Jan Reynier Voute (1908-1993) Amsterdam; sold by his heirs to Theo Laurentius, Voorschoten, The Netherlands; from whom purchased by MFA, Sept. 20, 2000.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Ruth V. S. Lauer in memory of her mother, Flora Kelly Van Sciver