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The Works of Publius Virgilius Maro: Translated, Adorned with Sculpture, and illustrated with Annotations

Author:
Virgil (Roman, Andes 70 B.C.–19 B.C. Brundisium)
Translator:
John Ogilby (British, Forfarshire 1600–1676 London)
Sitter:
John Ogilby (British, Forfarshire 1600–1676 London)
Artist:
Ogilby portrait after Sir Peter Lely (Pieter van der Faes) (British, Soest 1618–1680 London)
Engraver:
Ogilby portrait by William Faithorne the Elder (British, London ca. 1616–1691 London)
Designer:
Franz Cleyn (German, Rostock 1582–1658 London)
Engraver:
Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)
Engraver:
Pierre Lombart (French, 1612/13–1682 Paris (active Britain))
Artist:
Plate opp. p. 82 by L. Richer (active 17th century)
Publisher:
John Ogilby (British, Forfarshire 1600–1676 London)
Printer:
Thomas Warren (London)
Published in:
London
Date:
1654
Medium:
Illustrations: etching
Dimensions:
16 7/16 x 10 5/8 x 1 5/8 in. (41.7 x 27 x 4.2 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.3.2641(1)
Not on view
Harris Brisbane Dick (American, 1855–1916); Vendor: Dick Estate, U.S. Trust
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Dürer and Beyond: Early Central European Drawings in New York Collections," April 3, 2012–September 3, 2012.

Pennington 290-332
Richard Pennington A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etched Work of Wenceslaus Hollar, 1607-1677. Cambridge, 1982, cat. no. 290-332.



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