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Philips Galle (1537-1612)

Inscription

in plate, in lower margin: In ære, Lector, ora scalpta guæ vides,/Imaginem esse Gallionis ut scias;/ Meo, aut alius indice haud opus tibi:/Modo ante visus ille vel semel tibi./O erudita lima, o artifex manus,/Beata Gallione Goltzy manus,/Beata Gallionis ora Goltzio. [flourish]

Signed

lower left: Henricus/Goltzius fecit/1582

Marks

no watermark; recto, in brown ink, in an old hand: [?] Galle; verso, in graphite: c3304; 4; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 65.953

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard

1582

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 170; Hollstein 190 (II)

Accession Number

65.953

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