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Allegory of the Prosperity of the United Provinces

Inscription

In plate CL: BELGICA FŒDERATA. In plate LC: EMBLEMATA. / HODIERNI. / RERUM. STATUS. / IN. / BELGICÂ. / FOEDERATÂ. In plate LR: I Saenredam inve. et sculp In plate below, twelve lines of verse arranged in four columns. In plate at LR: AMSTELODAMI. / Excudobat. Hermannus Alardi. / ANNO. A. CHRISTO NATO / (I). I). (. II. Later inscriptions or marks: Verso LL in graphite pencil: Bartsch III (p.132) 10. Verso LL in graphite pencil, a fragmentary inscription Verso LC in graphite pencil: VO Verso LR in graphite pencil: Piece emblematique sur l’état florisant des provinces unis / par I Saenredam Verso LR in graphite pencil: Licit Held 2/830 p. Lf WJaW Verso LR in graphite pencil: 1f 39 w Verso UR in graphite pencil: 677 Verso UL in graphite pencil: 63B62

Marks

PDP Watermark Type: armorial [difficult to see]

Provenance

Purchased from Ferdinand Roten Gallery, Cambridge MA

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard

1602

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 010

Accession Number

1970.353

Medium or Technique

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