Winter (from a Four Seasons series)

1570
After Hans Bol (Netherlandish, 1534–1593), Published by Hieronymus Cock (Netherlandish, 1510–1570)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish), vol. III, 202 (I)

Dimensions

Platemark: 22.8 x 28.8 cm (9 x 11 5/16 in.) Sheet: 25.4 x 31.5 cm (10 x 12 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

33.556

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, lower right: H Bol; lower center: . H . Cock . excud . 1570; in lower margin: Brumales Ianus, Februarius atqz December.; HYEMS/Senectuti comparatur; Vis Hÿemis glacie currentes undas.

Signed

not signed

Markings

no watermark; verso, MFA stamp with old accession number in graphite: 32986

Provenance

May 22, 1933, C. G. Boerner (dealer) sale (part of lot 199), Leipzig; purchased by the from this sale by the MFA

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund