Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Hieronymus Cock Holding a Skull

Series/Portfolio:
Book: Pictorum aliquot Celebrium Germaniae inferions Effigies (1st edition: published by Volexken Dirckx. Text by Lampsonius)
Artist:
Jan (Johannes) Wierix (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1549–1615 Brussels)
Sitter:
portrait of Hieronymus Cock (Netherlandish, Antwerp ca. 1510–1570 Antwerp)
Date:
1572
Medium:
Engraving; second state
Dimensions:
sheet: 31.5 x 19.5 cm. inscription plate: 24.5 x 12.7 cm. image plate: 21.3 x 21.2 cm.
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
A. Hyatt Mayor Purchase Fund, Marjorie Phelps Starr Bequest, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.1141
Not on view
Marjorie Phelps Starr; Donor: Marjorie Phelps Starr
Mauquoy-Hendrickx, III.348.1749 II
Louis Alvin Catalogue raisonné des trois frères Jean, Jérome, et Antoine Wierix. Brussels, 1866.

Marie Mauquoy-Hendrickx Les Estampes des Wierix. Brussels, 1982, cat. no. III 348.1749(II).



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