Dirck Volkertsz. Coornhert
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
G1668
People
Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch (Mühlbracht 1558 - 1617 Haarlem, Netherlands)
Title
Dirck Volkertsz. Coornhert
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1590-1591
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture
Dutch
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Engraving on off white wove paper
Technique
Engraving
Dimensions
sheet: 54.9 x 44.5 cm (21 5/8 x 17 1/2 in.)
image: 51.5 x 41.3 cm (20 1/4 x 16 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: in plate, in cartouche, top: Weet, of rust.
  • inscription: in plate, inscription on frame: THEODORVS CORNHERTIVS, AD VIVVM DEPICTVS ET AERI INCISVS AB H. GOLTZIO. NATVS AMSTELREDAMI Ao CIC IC XXII. DENATVS GOVDAE Ao CIC IC XC.
  • inscription: in plate, cartouche, bottom: Qui Veri Studio, qui Libertatis amore/ Pontifices nequijt ferre, Lemane, tuos;/ Vivida six Batavus Cornhertius ora ferebat:/ Ora sed in scriptis vividiora sonant.
Provenance
Francis Calley Gray, bequest to nephew, 1856.
William Gray, gift to Harvard University, 1857.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
iii/iii
Standard Reference Number
Hollstein 180, Bartsch 164, Filedt Kok 89, TIB0301.164
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of William Gray from the collection of Francis Calley Gray
Object Number
G1668
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Lifeworld: Portrait and Landscape in Netherlandish Prints, 1550-1650, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 10/30/1999 - 01/23/2000

Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

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