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Print, Three ships surrounded by monsters

This is a print. It was designed by Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus and published by Joan Galle. We acquired it in 1938. Its medium is engraving on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

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Print, Three ships surrounded by monsters; Designed by Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus (Flemish, 1523–1605); Netherlands; engraving on paper; 1938-88-8408

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