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Margaret of Austria Boarding the Ship to Gênes, from The Life of Margaret of Austria, plate 12

Series/Portfolio:
The Life of Margaret of Austria
Artist:
Jacques Callot (French, Nancy 1592–1635 Nancy)
Author:
Giovanni Altoviti
Publisher:
Bartolommeo Sermartelli e Fratelli
Date:
1612
Medium:
Etching; first state of three (Lieure)
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 13/16 x 8 7/8 in. (32.5 x 22.5 cm) plate: 5 1/8 x 7 1/16 in. (13 x 18 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edwin De T. Bechtel, 1957
Accession Number:
57.650.412(13)
Not on view
Inscription: At lower right: 12
Legend: GEVENTSIVM PINVIPE, ET SENATV DEDCVENTIVCS, TOTAQ. / CIVITATE AD SEPCTANDVM EFFVSA, PORTVM PETIT, / TERRA, ET MARE FESTA VOCE, PLAVSQ. PER- / SONANT, MORTALIBVS FOELIXITER, ET / FAVSTA OMNIA PRECANTIBVS.
Latin text on the bottom of the page.
On verso of page: The Duke of Larma Welcomes Margaret of Austria in Viares
Edwin De Turck Bechtel; Donor: Edwin De Turck Bechtel
Meaume II.207.443; Lieure I.22.58 i/iii
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