Print, Plate 24, from Grotteßco: in diverßche manieren (Various Grotesques)
This is a Print. It was designed by Jan Vredeman de Vries and etched by Johannes van Doetechum the Elder and Lucas van Doetechum and published by Gerard de Jode. It is dated 1564 and we acquired it in 1945. Its medium is etching on laid paper.. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
It is credited
Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. John Innes Kane.
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Its dimensions are
H x W: 19 × 27.5 cm (7 1/2 × 10 13/16 in.) Platemark: 15.5 × 20.2 cm (6 1/8 × 7 15/16 in.)
It is inscribed
Inscribed in brown ink, left margin: "24"
Cite this object as
Print, Plate 24, from Grotteßco: in diverßche manieren (Various Grotesques); Designed by Hans Vredeman de Vries (Dutch, 1527 - ca. 1606); Published by Gerard de Jode (Flemish, 1509 - 1591); Etched by Jan van Doetechum the Elder (Netherlands), Lucas van Doetechum (Dutch, after 1584); France; etching on laid paper.; H x W: 19 × 27.5 cm (7 1/2 × 10 13/16 in.) Platemark: 15.5 × 20.2 cm (6 1/8 × 7 15/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. John Innes Kane; 1945-59-12
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Fragile Beasts.