A triumphal car moves on water through paddle wheel, pulled and pushed by two satyrs and two women, in which the river god sat smiling, from Douce Ornament Prints Album II

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  • Title

    A triumphal car moves on water through paddle wheel, pulled and pushed by two satyrs and two women, in which the river god sat smiling, from Douce Ornament Prints Album II

  • Artist/maker

    Cornelis Bos (c. 1506 or 1510 - 1556) (printmaker)
  • Associated place

    Netherlands (place of publication)
  • Date

    1550
  • Material and technique

    engraving on laid paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 17.3 x 26.9 cm (height x width)
    plate 17 x 26.5 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Francis Douce, 1834.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1915.85.15

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Further reading

Hollstein, F. W. H., Hollstein Dutch & Flemish: Etchings, Engravings and Woodcuts, ca. 1450-1700 (Amsterdam: Menno Hertzberger, 1949-), 115-130

S. Schéle, Cornelis Bos (Stockholm / Almqvist&Wiksell, 1965), 117

Groot, Irene Margaretha de, Jong, Marijnke de, Ornamentprenten in Het Rijksprentenkabinet (Rijksmuseum, 1988), 12.3

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