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False Opinion Alienating the World from Truth

False Opinion Ruining the World
Allegory with Opinio and Veritas

Dirk Volkertsz Coornhert (Netherlandish, 1519 to 1522–1590), After Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617), Formerly thought to be after Adriaen de Weerdt (Netherlandish, about 1510–about 1590), Publisher Hendrik Hondius, the Elder (Dutch, 1573–1650)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (Coornhert) 68.1; Hollstein (Coornhert) 167

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.2 x 24.9 cm (8 3/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

66.464

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Plate 1 from a series of 4

Provenance

Craddock and Barnard (London); from whom purchased by MFA, September 21, 1966.

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis