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Pope Clement VII Besieged in Castel Sant'Angelo, from The Victories of Emperor Charles V, plate 4

Series/Portfolio: Victories of Emperor Charles V
Artist: Dirk Volckertsz Coornhert (Netherlandish, Amsterdam 1519/22–1590 Gouda)
Artist: After Maarten van Heemskerck (Netherlandish, Heemskerck 1498–1574 Haarlem)
Publisher: Hieronymus Cock (Netherlandish, Antwerp ca. 1510–1570 Antwerp)
Subject of book: About Pope Clement VII (Giulio de Medici) (Italian, 1478–1534, (papacy 1523–34))
Date: 1555
Medium: Engraving; thirs state of five (New Hollstein)
Dimensions: sheet: 6 15/16 x 9 in. (17.6 x 22.9 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number: 49.95.2387(4)

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