Festival of Fools

Details

  • Title

    Festival of Fools

  • Artist/maker

    after Pieter van der Heyden (c. 1530 - 1592) (printmaker)
    after Pieter Bruegel the Elder (c. 1526 or 1630 - 1569) (designer)
  • Associated people

    Joannes Galle (1600 - 1676) (publisher)
  • Associated place

    Antwerp (possible) (possible place of publication)
  • Date

    1615 - 1676
  • Material and technique

    engraving on laid paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    plate 35.5 x 43.9 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Francis Douce, 1834.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1863.6623

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Further reading

Hollstein, F. W. H., Hollstein Dutch & Flemish: Etchings, Engravings and Woodcuts, ca. 1450-1700 (Amsterdam: Menno Hertzberger, 1949-), 195 copy in reverse; 259 copy in reverse; 60 copy in reverse

Riggs, Timothy, Hieronymus Cock, Printmaker and Publisher (Garland Press; New York, 1977), 48 copy in reverse

Hollstein, F. W. H., The New Hollstein Dutch & Flemish: Etchings, Engravings and Woodcuts, ca. 1450-1700 (Ouderkerk aan den IJssel, 1993-), 39 copy in reverse

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