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Print, Tuna fishing, ca. 1595

This is a Print. It was after Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus and engraved by Karel van Mallery, Philips Galle and Adriaen Collaert. It is dated ca. 1595 and we acquired it in 1952. Its medium is black ink on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. A. W. Erickson. It is credited Gift of Mrs. A. W. Erickson.

Its dimensions are

20.2 × 25.6 cm (7 15/16 × 10 1/16 in.)

It is inscribed

At left center: Ioan. Stradanus invent.; right of center: Adrian. Collaert Sculp.; lower right: Phls Galle excud. Below: PARTHENO PAEAE URBIS THYMNUS; Lower left: 89; lower right: XXIX

Cite this object as

Print, Tuna fishing, ca. 1595; After Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus (Flemish, 1523–1605); Netherlands; black ink on paper; 20.2 × 25.6 cm (7 15/16 × 10 1/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. A. W. Erickson; 1952-37-25

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