Monilium, Bullarum Inauriumque Artificiocissimæ Icones (title page of series illustrating Jewellery)

Pendant Design (from "Monilium, Bullarum Inauriumgue Icones")

1581
Engraved by Hans (Jan Baptist I) Collaert (Netherlandish, 1566–1628), Published by Philips Galle (Netherlandish, 1537–1612)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) IV, Hans (Jan Baptist I) Collaert, 209

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.1 x 12.6 cm (2 13/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1887.1

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, in cartouche: MONI:/LIVM,/BVLLARVM INAVRIVMQVE/ARTIFICIOCISSIMÆ IOCONES./IOANNIS COLLAERT OPVS POSTREMVM./1581

Signed

[see inscription]

Markings

verso, in graphite: [...]; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 31607/1/10

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 3/1/1929 [exact to month]

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis