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The Jay and the Peacocks

1645
Dirck Stoop (Dutch, about 1618–after 1681?)


Catalogue Raisonné

Holl.xxviii.122 45, i/i; Dutuit 36; Weigel 36; Wurzbach 36

Dimensions

25.7 x 17.4 cm (10 1/8 x 6 7/8 in.);

Accession Number

P8164

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Also known as The Jackdaw and the Peacock. Stoop contributed 24 illustrations to Ogilby’s publication. The other illustrations are by W. Hollar (Parthey 333-390).

Inscription

In plate LR: 30
Later inscriptions or marks: Recto LL in graphite pencil: Weigel No 36
Recto LC in graphite pencil: by Stoop
Verso LL: stamp of H. F. Sewall

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: Fleur de Lys

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, NewYork, Lugt 1309); acquired 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund