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Title plate, from The Life of Man (Theatrum Vitæ Humanæ)

Hieronymus (Jerome) Wierix
(Netherlandish, ca. 1553–1619 Antwerp)

Artist: after Hans Vredeman de Vries (Netherlandish, Leeuwarden 1527–1606 (?) Antwerp (?))
Publisher: Pieter Balten (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1526/27–1584 Antwerp)
Date: 1577
Medium: Engraving; first state of four (Hollstein)
Dimensions: Sheet (trimmed): 7 3/8 × 10 1/2 in. (18.8 × 26.7 cm)
Classifications: Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number: 49.95.2597(1)

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