Print, Hunting snakes
This is a Print. It was after Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus and engraved by Cornelis Galle and Philips Galle. It is dated ca. 1595 and we acquired it in 1952. Its medium is engraving on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Mrs. A. W. Erickson.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. A. W. Erickson.
Its dimensions are
19.9 × 26.1 cm (7 13/16 × 10 1/4 in.)
It is inscribed
Near left center: Ioan. Stradanus invent.; at lower right: Corn. Galle Sculp. / Phls Galle excud. Below: VIPERA IN ITALIAE GAUDET LATITARE PALIDE...; Lower left: 60; Lower right: XVIII
Cite this object as
Print, Hunting snakes; After Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus (Flemish, 1523–1605); Netherlands; engraving on paper; 19.9 × 26.1 cm (7 13/16 × 10 1/4 in.); Gift of Mrs. A. W. Erickson; 1952-37-19