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Seven Planetary Gods

1596
Engraved by Jan Saenredam (Dutch, 1565–1607), After Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Place of Publication: Netherlands

Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish), vol. XXIII, pp. 41-44, nos. 50-56

Dimensions

Overall: 25.8 x 18.6 x 2 cm (10 3/16 x 7 5/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.1367.6

Medium or Technique

Set of seven engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Netherlands: 1596) Quarto; 7 leaves; nineteenth-century gilt-stamped black morocco binding with initials HS and L (Orrock & Son). BOUND with 58.1367.1-5, .7.

Allegorical personifications of the seven planets.


Netherlands: 1596

Provenance

Sir William Stirling Maxwell (b. 1818 - d. 1878); Sir Schomburg-Henry Kerr, Marquess of Lothian; Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Wick, by whom given to MFA, December 11, 1958.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Wick