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Identification and Creation
Object Number
R14500
People
Christoffel van Sichem I, Dutch (1546 - 1624)
After Jacob Matham, Dutch (Haarlem, Netherlands 1571 - 1631 Haarlem, Netherlands)
Title
Bust of a Young Man with a Feather Cap
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Head of a Young Man
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1613
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/249667
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Woodcut printed in black ink on white antique laid paper
Technique
Woodcut
Dimensions
block: 32 × 22 cm (12 5/8 × 8 11/16 in.)
sheet: 33.3 × 23 cm (13 1/8 × 9 1/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: printed in black ink at left: 1613.
  • inscription: printed in black ink at lower left corner: I. Matham.In. / CVS[monogram]ichem. scalps.
  • inscription: verso, various graphite inscriptions: Randall Coll. [underlined with a flourish] / 34588 / III 212.1. / C.
  • collector's mark: verso, purple stamp with graphite numbering within: {Randall Collection accession stamp (Lugt 2130)] 14500
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
Hollstein 136, Bartsch v. III, p. 212, 1
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Belinda L. Randall from the collection of John Witt Randall
Object Number
R14500
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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