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The Second Excuse: The Man Who Bought Five Yoke of Oxen

Ill. to Luke XIV, 19. "I have bought five yoke of oxen and I go to prove them.

1558–59
Dirk Volkertsz Coornhert (Netherlandish, 1519 to 1522–1590)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein (Coornhert) 103 New Hollstein (Heemskerck) 345, between second and third state Illustrated Bartsch (Coornhert) 35.3

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.4 x 25 cm (8 1/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

B1110

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Plate 3

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, his bequest to MFA, June 12, 1900.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock