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Emperor Matthias

Artist:
Aegidius Sadeler II (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1568–1629 Prague)
Date:
1614
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 26 7/16 x 16 3/8 in. (67.1 x 41.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.95.2291
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in plate, in lower center: "DIVO MATTHIAE CAES ... ETC. PPP FE:"; in lower margin: "SAC.CAES. EIUSDEM MAL SCULPTOR EIGIDIUS SADELER, AD VIVUM DELINEAVIT, ET IN DEVOTI ANIMI SIGNUM DD. / PRAGAE ANNO CHRISTIANO M.DC. XIIII."
Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," March 26, 2012–July 19, 2012.

Hollstein XXI.66.310 ii/iii; The Illustrated Bartsch LXXII.pt 2.152.318.ii
F. W. H. Hollstein Dutch and Flemish Etchings, Engravings and Woodcuts. vols. 1-64, Amsterdam, 1954–2010, cat. no. XXI.66.310 ii/iii.



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