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Venus Honored by the Nymphs

Artist:
Jan Muller (Netherlandish, Amsterdam 1571–1628 Amsterdam)
Artist:
After Bartholomeus Spranger (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1546–1611 Prague)
Publisher:
Harmen Jansz. Muller (Netherlandish, Amsterdam ca. 1540–1617 Amsterdam)
Date:
ca. 1591
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/8 × 7 7/8 in. (28.2 × 20 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.95.1830
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in plate, in lower margin: 'En Veneri ter ... cane pieus & angue.'; in lower left: 'B.us Sprangers inventor. / JM[intertwined]uller sculptor.'; in lower right: 'Harman Muller excud. Amsterodami'
Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Donor: Elisha Whittelsey Fund Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
New Hollstein (Muller Dynasty, part II) 202.73 ii/v
F. W. H. Hollstein Dutch & Flemish Etchings, Engravings, and Woodcuts, 1450-1700. 2008, cat. no. (Muller Dynasty, part II) 202.73 ii/v, p. 202.

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