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Allegory of the Prosperity of the United Provinces

Allegory of Flourishing State of the United Provinces

1602
Jan Saenredam (Dutch, 1565–1607)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 010; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish), vol. XXIII, 119

Dimensions

42.8 x 56 cm (16 7/8 x 22 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1970.353

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Other title: Pièce emblématique sur l’état florissant des provinces unies en l’anné

Inscription

In plate CL: BELGICA FŒDERATA.
In plate LC: EMBLEMATA. / HODIERNI. / RERUM. STATUS. / IN. / BELGICÂ. / FOEDERATÂ.
In plate LR: I Saenredam inve. et sculp
In plate below, twelve lines of verse arranged in four columns.
In plate at LR: AMSTELODAMI. / Excudobat. Hermannus Alardi. / ANNO. A. CHRISTO NATO / (I). I). (. II.
Later inscriptions or marks: Verso LL in graphite pencil: Bartsch III (p.132) 10.
Verso LL in graphite pencil, a fragmentary inscription
Verso LC in graphite pencil: VO
Verso LR in graphite pencil: Piece emblematique sur l’état florisant des provinces unis / par I Saenredam
Verso LR in graphite pencil: Licit Held 2/830 p. Lf WJaW
Verso LR in graphite pencil: 1f 39 w
Verso UR in graphite pencil: 677
Verso UL in graphite pencil: 63B62

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: armorial [difficult to see]

Provenance

Purchased from Ferdinand Roten Gallery, Cambridge MA

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard