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The Castle of Lovensteyn

Inscription

In plate UC: t'huys te_ / LOVENSTEYN In plate UL: [coat of arms of province of Holland] In plate UR: [coat of arms of Maurice, Prince of Orange, with motto] HONI SOIT QUI MAL I PENSE In plate LC: Lovensteyn In plate C: 1 In plate C: 2 In plate C: Mase flu= In plate R: Wael flu In plate R: Worcom In plate R: Gorichom In plate LL: ROMBOUT HOGERBEETZ GHEWESEN PENSIONARIS DER STADT LEIDEN. In plate LC: 1. R. Hogerbeets kamer 2. H. Grotius kamer In plate LC: Na dat Rombout Hogerbeetz ende Hugo de Groot, den 29e Augusti 1618. op het hoff sijn in versekering genomen, ende de 18e Maij 1619. sijn gebannen in een ewige ghevangenisse, mitsgaders haare goederen geconsisqueert, so sijn sij enige (doch weijnige) dagen daar na, tot dien eijngde gebraght, op het Huijs te Loevenstijn, on aldaar alle haer leven bewaart te wer= den. welk huijs u E. hier Perfecktelijck, ende naar het leven selfs, moocht sien afgek onterseijt, op twederleij manieren. In plate LC: C.I. Visscher fecit et excu: In plate LR: HUGO GROTIUS GHEWESEN PENSIONARIS DER STADT ROTTERDAM. Later inscriptions or marks: Recto UR in brown ink: 32 Recto LR in graphite pencil: [an erased inscription-- appears to be cataloguing or price information] Verso LR in graphite pencil: Claes Jansz. Visscher

Marks

PDP Watermark Type: Coat of Arms

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis

1619

Catalogue Raisonné

Holl.xxxviii.24 33, i/ii; Wurzbach II.795.21; Simon 238

Dimensions

23 x 30.3 cm (9 1/16 x 11 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1983.349

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

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