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November (from the Twelve Months series)

Adriaen Collaert (Netherlandish, about 1560–1618), After Joos de Momper, the Younger (Flemish, 1564–1635), Published by Joannes Galle (Netherlandish, 1600–1676)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish), vol. IV, 569

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.2 x 26.4 cm (8 3/8 x 10 3/8 in.) Sheet: 25.6 x 33.7 cm (10 1/16 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

65.591

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, upper center: SAGITTARIVS; in lower margin, lower center: NOVEMBER.; lower left: Suppeditat suibus glandes alimenta Nouember,/Quercum qui solitus stringere verberibus.; lower right: Setigeri mense hoc hyemis pinguescite porci:/Glandibus Arcitenens nil nociturus erit.

Signed

Signed in plate, lower left: I. de Momper/inuent; right of lower center: Adrian. Collaert Sculp; lower right: Ioan. Galle excud.

Markings

Watermark (?); 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