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The Four Elements

Antwerp: Crispin de Passe [about 1600?]

Provenance

Ferdinand Hoffmann, Baron Gruenstein (1540-1607, Grünpichl and Strechau) given by him to his wife, Margaretha von Harrach; by descent through the Counts Harrach, to the Hradec Library; William H. Schab, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, January 12, 1950.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund

about 1600

Place of Publication

Antwerp, Belgium

Catalogue Raisonné

Franken 1134-1137; Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, 528-531

Dimensions

Overall: 32 x 21.5 x 5.3 cm (12 5/8 x 8 7/16 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.6.9

Medium or Technique

Set of four engravings

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books