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Hieronymus Cock Holding a Skull

Series/Portfolio: Book: Pictorum aliquot Celebrium Germaniae inferions Effigies (1st edition: published by Volexken Dirckx. Text by Lampsonius)
Artist: Jan (Johannes) Wierix (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1549–1615 Brussels)
Sitter: portrait of Hieronymus Cock (Netherlandish, Antwerp ca. 1510–1570 Antwerp)
Date: 1572
Medium: Engraving; second state
Dimensions: sheet: 31.5 x 19.5 cm. inscription plate: 24.5 x 12.7 cm. image plate: 21.3 x 21.2 cm.
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: A. Hyatt Mayor Purchase Fund, Marjorie Phelps Starr Bequest, 1991
Accession Number: 1991.1141

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