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Second View of the Ruins of the Large Palace, with the Adjacent Septizonium

Important Monuments of the Ruins of Roman Antiquity, Taken from Life (often called The Large Book of Ruins), plate K

1550
Hieronymus Cock (Netherlandish, 1510–1570)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) 33; Riggs 12

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.5 x 28.4 cm (7 11/16 x 11 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.363

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, upper left: • K •; upper center to right: RVINARVM PALATII MAIORIS, CVM CONTIGVO SEPTIZONIO PROSPECTVS • 2 •

Signed

Signed and dated bottom left: COCK F. 1550

Markings

No watermark; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 59.363

Provenance

June 9, 1959, purchased from Craddock & Barnard (dealers), London, by the MFA.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund