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Cœnotaphiorum (22)

Artist:
Hans Vredeman de Vries (Netherlandish, Leeuwarden 1527–1606 (?) Antwerp (?))
Artist:
Engraved by Johannes van Doetecum the elder (Netherlandish, active 1554–ca. 1600, died 1605)
Artist:
Engraved by Lucas van Doetecum (Netherlandish, active 1554–72, died before 1589)
Publisher:
Hieronymus Cock (Netherlandish, Antwerp ca. 1510–1570 Antwerp)
Date:
1563
Medium:
Etching; first state of four
Dimensions:
sheet: 6 11/16 x 8 1/4 in. (17 x 21 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Purchase, Phyllis D. Massar Gift, 2011
Accession Number:
2011.510.22
Not on view
Two designs for funeral monuments to be placed onto a wall. The monument on the left is characterized by the effigies of a praying man and woman, placed in a niche. The monument on the right shows a kneeling man, dressed in a harnas. Behind him is Saint Paul. Below the image a Latin inscription is placed, made up out of six lines divided over two columns.
Signature: H. cock excude.

Inscription: IIANTABAIA / BIOY; MORS IANUA VITAE; H. cock excude.; Permiserit mos, ut sepulcra Caesarum, / regium que templorum pavimenta occupent. / His, qui minorum dij nocantur gentium / Non adeo clara e stirpe, nobilibus tamen / Huiusmodi monumenta templorum sacris / Affixa muris sat videri fas monet; 22
Vendor: Hill-Stone, Inc.
Hollstein XLVII, 132, # 158
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