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Hercules Being Shown the Mountainous Road to the Temple of Immortal Fame in the Company of Minerva and Mars

Artist:
Jan Muller (Netherlandish, Amsterdam 1571–1628 Amsterdam)
Artist:
After Bartholomeus Spranger (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1546–1611 Prague)
Publisher:
Harmen Jansz. Muller (Netherlandish, Amsterdam ca. 1540–1617 Amsterdam)
Date:
ca. 1591
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/2 × 6 5/16 in. (24.1 × 16 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.95.1833
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in plate, upper right corner: 'B.us Sprangers inventor. / J.Muller Sculpsit.'; in lower right corner: 'HM[interwtined]uller excud. Amster.'; in lower margin: 'Huc adsis; verae ... Scipio quodq[ue] petit.'
Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
New Hollstein (Muller Dynasty, part II) 199.72 iii/iv
F. W. H. Hollstein Dutch & Flemish Etchings, Engravings, and Woodcuts, 1450-1700. 2008, cat. no. (Muller Dynasty, part II) 199.72 iii/iv, p. 199.



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