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Print, Plate from Insignae ac plane novum opus crater graphicum (A New Artistic Work, Eminent and Clear, On the Vessel), 1551

This is a Print. It was created by Matthias Zuendt. It is dated 1551 and we acquired it in 1946. Its medium is engraving on laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was purchased from Kennedy & Co. and catalogued by Karin Zonis. It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. A. Murray Young.

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Its dimensions are

24.8 × 16.2 cm (9 3/4 × 6 3/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Print, Plate from Insignae ac plane novum opus crater graphicum (A New Artistic Work, Eminent and Clear, On the Vessel), 1551; Matthias Zündt (ca. 1498–1572); Germany; engraving on laid paper; 24.8 × 16.2 cm (9 3/4 × 6 3/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. A. Murray Young; 1946-37-1

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Fragile Beasts.

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