Identification and Creation
Object Number
2011.615.3
People
Adriaen Collaert, Flemish (c. 1560 - 1618)
After Maerten de Vos, Netherlandish (Antwerp, Belgium 1532 - 1603 Antwerp, Belgium)
Published by Philips Galle, Netherlandish (Haarlem 1537 - 1612 Antwerp)
Title
The Task of the Working Class
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: The Divine Charge to the Three Estates
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
c. 1585
Culture
Netherlandish
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/339685
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Engraving on cream antique laid paper
Technique
Engraving
Dimensions
sheet: 22.7 x 30.8 cm (8 15/16 x 12 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: engraved in print, lower left: Marti. de Vos inuen. Adrian. Collaert. sculp. Philip. Galle. excu.
  • collector's mark: verso, lower right, purple ink stamp: ABV [Albert Van Loock, Lugt 3751]
Provenance
[Albert Van Loock, Brussels, Belgium (Lugt 3751)]. Robert Bradford Wheaton and Barbara Ketcham Wheaton, Concord, MA, later Barbara Ketcham Wheaton, gift; to Harvard University Art Museums, 2011.

Notes:
Robert Bradford Wheaton passed away in 2010.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
i/iii
Standard Reference Number
New Hollstein 1072
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Barbara Ketcham Wheaton
Accession Year
2011
Object Number
2011.615.3
Division
European and American Art
Contact
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