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Identification and Creation
Object Number
R4631
People
Cornelis Jacobsz. Drebbel, Dutch (1572 - 1633)
After Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch (Mühlbracht 1558 - 1617 Haarlem, Netherlands)
Title
Geometry
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: The Liberal Arts
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
c. 1597
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/244620
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Engraving printed in black ink on white antique laid paper, laid down and darkened
Technique
Engraving
Dimensions
sheet: 17.7 × 13 cm (6 15/16 × 5 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: in plate, lower margin, left corner: 6
  • inscription: in plate, lower margin: Terrarum tractus, et latus metior oras, / Ingenio gaudens subtili, et acumine mentis.
  • collector's mark: verso, purple stamp: [Randall Collection accession stamp (Lugt 2130)]
Provenance
John Witt Randall, bequest to his sister.
Belinda Lull Randall, gift to Harvard University, 1892. sister of John Witt Randall
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
New Hollstein (Goltzius) 704, Hollstein 6
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Belinda L. Randall from the collection of John Witt Randall
Object Number
R4631
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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