The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
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The Doric order, representing the age from 48 to 64; from a series with the six ages of man shown as the the architectural orders.
Inscription: at bottom center: an. 48 usq[ue] ad an 64. ; on plaque at center of bottom margin: DORICA / .4. ; in bottom margin, at left and right: Exactisq[ue] decem lustris cu guattuor annis, / Sedulitate quidem & magno que repperit vsus // Edocet in medium lingnitq[ue] nepotibus ipsis, / Que deceant animos inuenum compescere cus,
Artist: After a print by Hieronymus (Jerome) Wierix (Netherlandish, ca. 1553–1619 Antwerp)Date: 1570Medium: Wool, silk, linen (16-18 warps per inch, 6-7 per cm.)Accession: 54.176.2On view in:Not on view