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The Five Senses: Hearing

Claes Jansz Clock (Netherlandish, born about 1576, active to 1602), After Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein 007; Bartsch 2

Dimensions

Sheet: 24 x 15 cm (9 7/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

B985

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, in lower margin, lower left: Auditus insti bonus est, Veiqz magister,/Virtutis verum si modo seruet iter.; lower right: At si declines prebet palponibus aures,/Ininsti et false pessimus author erit.

Signed

lower left: [signature partially cut off]laus Clock f.; lower center: Petrus Ouernet exc.

Markings

verso, MFA Babcock stamp, with accession number in ink: 985

Provenance

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock