Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Venus, from The Seven Planets, plate 3

Series/Portfolio:
The Seven Planets
Artist:
Herman Müller
Artist:
After Maarten van Heemskerck (Netherlandish, Heemskerck 1498–1574 Haarlem)
Publisher:
Hieronymus Cock (Netherlandish, Antwerp ca. 1510–1570 Antwerp)
Date:
ca. 1568
Medium:
Engraving; first state of four (New Hollstein)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 7/16 × 9 15/16 in. (21.4 × 25.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.95.2329(3)
Not on view
Inscription: Bottom right: MHEEMSKERCK INUEN. (MH interlaced) HARMAN MULLER FECIT
Bottom center: HCOCK EXCUDEBAT (HC interlaced)
Lower margin: VENUS INTER SALUTARIA... OBNOXIJ ERU[N]T

Marking: Verso upper left: Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Princes of Liechtenstein; Vendor: Colnaghi
New Hollstein (Heemskerck) II.222.548.i/iv; New Hollstein (Muller) I.207.107.i/iv; Hollstein VIII.246.433
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