Cœnotaphiorum (24)

Various artists/makers

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Architectural wall tomb consisting of two vertical tiers. The lower tier is characterized by a protruding avant-corps supported by telamons dressed as monks. In between, the effigy of a deceased man is placed. Above, in the upper tier a kneeling man is depicted with Saint Peter standing by his side. Below the image a Latin inscription is added consisting of eight lines, divided over two columns.

Cœnotaphiorum (24), Hans Vredeman de Vries (Netherlandish, Leeuwarden 1527–1606 (?)  Antwerp (?)), Etching; first state of four

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